Information for Punica granatum

Approximately 50.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Punica granatum - 10  gram for 14 Euros
Punica granatum - 100  gram for 14 Euros
Punica granatum - 25  gram for 24 Euros
Punica granatum - 250  gram for 27 Euros
Punica granatum - 1000  seeds for 28 Euros
Punica granatum - 500  gram for 48 Euros
Punica granatum - 1000  gram for 88 Euros
Punica granatum - 5000  gram for 305 Euros
Punica granatum - 10000  gram for 460 Euros
Punica granatum - 100000  seeds for 1078 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 2308
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.

Synonyms (alternative names) for Punica granatum: Malus punica,  Punicum malum, 

Common names for Punica granatum: (cul:grenadine is from fermented fruit pulp),  (tox:gallo/ellagitannins (punicalin) in fruit rind,  (tox:pelletierine etc alkaloids,root,bark,leaves),  (tox:WHO II),  Dadima,  Granado,  Granatapfelbaum,  Granatapfelstrauch,  Grenadier,  Mangrano,  Pomegranate,  Romanzeiro,  Shi Liu Pi,  Zakuro, 

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
483:  Lythraceae
583:  Punicaceae
699:   Ayurvedic Medicinal Herbs
720:   Fire Resistant Plants
946:   Diabetes, Plants for treating diabetes
952:   Wholesale Selection

Germination guide
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 22C.

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.

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