Pomegranate - Ben Hur

Punica granatum

Pomegranite Ben Hur Label Courtesy By Australis Plants [All Rights ReservedSupplier of DaleysFruit.com.au] (Photo Credits)

An outstanding new variety of Pomegranate that was developed especially for the home garden. It produces very large fruit to 1.5kg. The fruit is very sweet and juicy. The variety is very adaptable and will grow in regions ranging from temperate to tropical. Unauthorised commercial propagation of this variety is an infringement under the PBR

$37.00 ($32.90-$79.00 choose a size)

Specifications of Pomegranate - Ben Hur

Preferred Climate Warm Temperate, Arid (Dry)Learn About Climate Zones

Grown From CuttingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)

Suitability in Pots Yes with 35L+ Pot

Water Requirements Drought Hardy (Little Watering)

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months March, April, May

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Pomegranate - Ben Hur Reviews & Tips

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★★★★★ 1y ago

Maida Vale, WA, Australia

Pomegranate - Ben Hur

Finally had my first fruit since planting 3 years ago! It was large and perfectly ripe - jewels were very red, juicy and full of flavour! The best!

★★★★★ 1y ago

West Pymble, nsw, Australia

Pomegranate - Ben Hur

Couple of years before any took hold. The skin didn't look great but inside was delicious! Fruit as big as my fist. Jewels were as large as my thumb nail and so sweet. Much better than the store bought! Grown in pot.

Jenny Bakacsi
2y ago

Sutherland , Nsw, Australia

Pomegranate - Ben Hur

Careful with Wood borers

★★★★ 7y ago


Growing well in pot2nd Pic Jan 2016

★★★ 8y ago

Cranbourne nth, Vic

Found at Masters for 50% off, looks very healthy and is putting out new growth.

★★★★★ 9y ago

Burnside, VIC, Australia

So my mum bought this plant from a girlfriend who grow them. The friend takes cutting and nurse them to these 1.5m size plants. When I saw mum's plant, I made an offer for it! The fruit on this plant was larger than the size of my fist! The taste of th...

Emmy Smout
9y ago

Williamstown, SA, Australia

Pomegranate - Ben Hur

Grown in Standard, keep one strong stem & branch out like a Christmas Tree

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