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Punica granatum Flore Pleno, Flowering Pomegranate, Noshi Shibari, Double Flower Pomegranate

Punica granatum Flore Pleno

Flowering Pomegranate, Noshi Shibari, Double Flower Pomegranate
Family: Lythraceae    (Formerly:Punicaceae)
Subfamily: Punicoideae
Origin: Persia
USDA Zone: 8-11?
USDA Plant Hardiness MapLarge shrub 5-10 ft tallSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterPink flowersWhite, off-white flowersRed, crimson, vinous flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, mature plant cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

This double variety makes a spectacular specimen plant. Can be grown in pots and will produce carnation like blooms, colored fiery red/orange from late winter through the fall. This pomegranate does not bear fruits. Fast-growing, good as a house plant, easy to grow.

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