Have Questions About Your Pomegranate Plant?



Questions about the pomegranate plant have been the most common questions people have had on my gardening advice page, so I created this page for you, so you can see all the questions people have had and share your questions and tips about growing pomegranates.

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We all need help from time to time. If you have a question or problem with your pomegranate plant, or about anything else related to pomegranates, just ask. If I don't know the answer, I can find out for you.

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Other Pomegranate Questions ...

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Why do my promegranates split before maturity? 
My promegrantes split before maturing on the vine. Hi, Joyce - The biggest cause of pomegranates splitting is overwatering. You shouldn't …

Why do my Pomegranate fruit / seeds not turn red? 
Hi. I grow pomegranate in my terrace garden (garden on my apartment terrace.) The soil is quite rich and organic, maybe bit acidic due to mulching in the …

Can pomegranates be grown in Ghana? 
I am the ceo of kayslyn Group in Ghana and will like to know if pomegranate can be grown in Ghana and also which of your fruits can also be cultivated …

What pomegranate variety is good for growing in pots? I am in zone 8 
I have lime and lemon on pots. They give very godd juicy fruit. Was wondering if pomegranates can grow that way too Hi, Jonaid - Almost any …

Eating Them 
All of my pomegranates have split on the plant they are growing on. Is it still okay to eat these? They look delicious, but I don't want to make anyone …

What to feed a pomegranite shrub. Are they acid or alkaline? 
What kind of fertilizer to use on pomegranate shrub. Are they alkaline or acid plants? I have a fifteen year old bush doing well but have never found …

why are my dwarf pomegranate leaves turning yellow? 
Leaves on my bonsai dwarf pomegranate are turning yellow and falling off. I don't know how to send a picture. Thanks. Hi, Richard -- Pomegranates …

Is all dwarf pomegranate fruit editable? 
I read that some dwarf are good to eat others R not. How can we tell the difference Hi, Madeline -- As far as I know, all dwarf pomegranate …

how to cut fruit off pomegrante tree? 
how do i cut fruit off a pomegrante tree? Hi, Lorraine -- There are many ways to remove the fruit from your pomegranate tree. You can …

Eversweet Pomegranate Vs. Angel Red Pomegranate... Which one should I plant 
I am trying to decide between two varieties of Pomegranates. I am thinking about growing them in my front yard. I have two areas on either side of …

What should I grow under a pomegranate? 
What is a good veggie or herb to grow under the pomegranate tree? I love using up all my space with something that will help the other grow or produce …

about a pomegranate hedge 
I have a sunny patch in my yard where I want to put a long pomegranate hedge but the area is only 4 ft between my house and a fence. Can a pomegranate …

pomigranite pips 
I have always been told never to eat pips as they can cause obstruction in the appendix. Is this true and if so how can I get over this as the fruit …

why doesn't my pomegranite flower? 
My pomegranite doesn't flower or fruit. Hi, JB -- There are a few reasons why a pomegranate might not flower: Your plant is too

Pomegrate Problem 
Can you help? I had 5 blooms on pome grate tree. Now, only one set a fruit. Do you think the April application of citrus fertlizer hurt this? Also, I …

Spacing of pomegranates 
Question: I'm doing some preliminary planning for my new garden and was wondering how many pomegranate plants I can get into X amount of space. …

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