Approximately 50.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - deciduous shrub to tree
Flower: PINK-ORANGE, to 3cm., silky, crumpled (mature fruit pulp edible)
Fruit: ORANGE-RED, RED pulp....(soak overnight, germ. 4-6 weeks warm)
Foliage: obov. 2-6cm. long....prune every year or 2, protect from frost, south facing wall
Height in meters: 4-25
Parts of Punica granatum are considered toxic.
Common names for Punica granatum:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
8: World Classic Tree Seed List
11: Bonsai Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
30: Exotic and Other Fruit and Nut Tree and Shrub List
31: House and Container Plant Seed List
36: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
51: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants
57: Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List
78: South Eastern European Native and Introduced Plants
146: Standard Trainable Plants
190: Trees and Shrubs For Mediterranean Climates
191: Tropical Shrubs and Trees
699: Ayurvedic Medicinal Herbs
720: Fire Resistant Plants
946: Diabetes, Plants for treating diabetes
952: Wholesale Selection
Punica granatum seeds will usually germinate in 30-40 days. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Punica granatum seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 22°C.
Soak in warm water, which should be changed daily. Most seeds swell up when they are soaked, those that do should be sown immediately. Seeds that don't swell can be gently scarified.