Nana Dwarf Pomegranate is a showy, dense, dwarf shrub which displays attractive orange-red single flowers at an early age, followed by bright orange-red ornamental fruit. Excellent for containers or for use in the garden. A very effective bonsai specimen. Thrives in hot, dry summer areas. Deciduous. Nana Dwarf Pomegranate makes a nice container plant on the deck or patio and is happy outdoors in a sunny, protected location. In colder climates, grow it in a container and bring it to a protected location in the winter.
Latin Name: Punica granatum
Site and Soil: Dwarf Pomegranate like full to 1/2 day sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Self-fertile.
Hardiness: Hardy to 10° F or below.
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting
Size at Maturity: 3 ft. in height.
Taste: Ornamental fruit, not for eating
Fruit Skin: Bright orange-red
Flower Color: Orange-red
Bloom Time: July to September
Ripening Time: Late fall
Pests & Diseases: Pomegranates are not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 7-10