• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering. Increase watering during flowering and fruiting cycle.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Moderate grower to 10 ft. tall and wide
    Key Feature:
    Edible Fruit
    Blooms:
    Late winter to spring, followed by late summer to fall fruit.
  • Detail
    Plant type:Tree
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Moderate grower to 10 ft. tall and wide
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Late winter to spring, followed by late summer to fall fruit.
    Flower color:Orange
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
    Design IdeasPomegranate is exceptional for Mediterranean style gardens as well as most xeriscape settings, though the fruit is highest quality with supplemental water during flowering and fruiting season.This is an excellent choice for a courtyard specimen. Grow in fruit orchard or kitchen gardens. Excellent fruit producer in very hot gardens with difficult soils.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Drought tolerant when established. Best fruit production in hot, arid regions, with supplemental summer water. Apply a general purpose fertilizer before new growth appears in spring. Prune annually, only to shape.Pruning time: winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering. Increase watering during flowering and fruiting cycle.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    Angel Red was discovered as a sport growing among other varieties of pomegranate trees. Tests showed it is a unique and gourmet pomegranate. The name Angel Red® was derived from the original, "Ryan's Angel Red". Ryan was involved in developing this variety, but tragically died at the age of 23.
    Lore:
    The single genus of the family Punciaceae was classified by Linnaeus who Latinized the ancient name, Malum puncium, which translates to "apple of Carthage" which was its early common name. Pomegranate fruit came to symbolize fertility due to its abundance of seeds.

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