Punica granatum 'Nana'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||PEW-ni-ka gra-NAY-tum|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Design Ideas||This small shrub is just the right size to tuck into a full sun planting scheme. Attractive in flower and fruit, it will add good contrast to the border. Also grows well in containers.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dwarf Plant, Fall Color, Gift Plant, Showy Fruit, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Bright, Ornamental Fruit|
Provide average, well-draining soil. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency, but increase during bloom period; tolerates moderate drought. Feed before new growth begins in early spring. Prune annually to shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 11