How to Choose Good Pomegranates?

Answer Pomegranates are bright red fruits that contain hundreds of seeds. Each seed is surrounded by its own pouch of red juice. You can eat the seeds plain or include them in dishes ranging from the savo... Read More »

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When do pomegranates come into season?

Pomegranate season in the Northern Hemisphere begins during September or October and lasts into January. The versatile fruit can be eaten alone or with salad, yogurt and cereal. No matter how it is... Read More »

How do pomegranates grow?

Pomegranates are native to India, Iran, southeast Asia, tropical parts of Africa, the East Indies and the entire Mediterranean region. Spanish settlers brought the antioxidant rich fruit to Califor... Read More »

How do I prune pomegranates?

Pruning When PlantedPrune the pomegranate back to 2 to 2.5 feet when it is planted. To begin pruning the bush into a tree form with a single trunk, trim all new shoots frequently, beginning just af... Read More »

When are pomegranates ready to eat?

Pomegranate fruits can be harvested and eaten after they have turned a distinctive color, according to the California Rare Fruit Growers. They also suggest tapping the pomegranate to see if it has ... Read More »