What kind of fruit is a pomegranate?

Answer Pomegranate fruit (Punica granatum) is classified as a tropical or exotic fruit. Also known as the Chinese apple, the vitamin C-rich fruit is about the size of a small grapefruit and is now grown a... Read More »

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What is a pomegranate fruit?

Pomegranate fruit is the fruit of the pomegranate shrub or tree that typically grows between 12 to 16 feet tall. The fruit has a tough outer skin. Its insides consist of many small sacs containing ... Read More »

What type of fruit is a pomegranate?

The pomegranate is a type of berry. It is grouped together with grapes, tomatoes, papaya, persimmon and guava because they all have a fleshy pericarp along with tough skin. The pericarp is the ovar... Read More »

At what age do pomegranate trees bear fruit?

According to Purdue University's New Crop Resource online program, a pomegranate tree may begin to bear fruit as soon as one year after planting, but two and a half to three years is a more common ... Read More »

How long will it be before a pomegranate bears fruit?

A pomegranate tree will begin to bear fruit when it is 2 1/2 to 3 years of age. However, under the proper conditions, such as a semi-arid and mild, temperate location, the pomegranate tree can beg... Read More »