All About Pomegranate

Latin name : Punica malus

Cultivated since ancient times, the pomegranate is believed to be native to Persia, in particularly Iran where they still grow wild today.

The brightly coloured fruit contains numerous edible seeds that are surrounded by translucent flesh. Processed pomegranate is most commonly used in fruit juices and salad dressings.

Fruit fact...

Pomegranate stains are almost impossible to remove.

Times of harvest

Northern Hemisphere

January, February, September, October, November, December

Significant countries of origin

U.S.A., Turkey, China, India, Middle East