Punica 'Salavatski' is the hardiest pomegranate cultivar. It blooms with trumpet-shaped, orange-red flowers and produces orange-sized, globose, yellow to orange-red fruits.
Punica granatum 'Salavatski' is among the hardiest of pomegranate cultivars. This is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub that grows up to 10 feet but is easy to keep smaller by pruning. It blooms with trumpet-shaped, orange-red flowers and produces orange-sized, globose, yellow to orange-red fruits. Pomegranates require lots of sun and heat to bloom and fruit. They are self fertile and leaf out in late spring.
Common Name: Hardy Pomegranate
Family: Lythraceae (The Loosestrife Family)
Zone Hardiness: 6-10
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Orange
Secondary Bloom Colour: Red
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry, Drought Tolerant
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Himalayas
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