Eversweet Pomegranate is one of the very sweetest of pomegranates with virtually seedless fruit. Even the immature fruits are sweet, making it a great choice for cool or coastal climates where pomegranates might not always fully ripen. Skin is red and fruit is clear and non-staining.
Latin Name: Punica granatum
Site and Soil: Eversweet likes full to 1/2 day sun and well-drained soil.
Rootstock Description: Self rooted
Pollination Requirements: Self-fertile.
Hardiness: Hardy to 10º F or below.
Chill Hours: 150
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting
Size at Maturity: Can reach up to 10 ft. in height.
Taste: Very sweet
Fruit Skin: Red
Fruit Flesh: Clear, non-staining
Bloom Time: July to September
Ripening Time: Late fall
Yield: 20+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Not generally bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 7-10