Pomegranate - Elcite

Punica granatum

Pomegranate elche

Large yellow skinned variety of Spanish origin, soft seeds. Not as attractive as the Wonderful but has a pleasant sweet flavour. The red juice surrounding the seed is highly prized for its antioxidant properties.

$24.90

Specifications of Pomegranate - Elcite

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 - Elcite Reviews & Tips

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Mark O'connor
7y ago

Canberra , ACT, Australia

Pomegranate - Elcite

Many pomegranates are thornless. This one is emphatically not. Soft side-branches in summer turn to sharp tapering 10 cm thorns in winter while deciduous, then soften again in Spring. Don't plant this variety anywhere where you brush past!

John2
★★ 12y ago

Forrest, VIC, Australia

six pomegranites of dif var

Linda1
★★★ 12y ago

Leichhardt, NSW, Australia

is just coming into bud - wonderful

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