Which Pomegranate Tree Is the Best?

The most popular pomegranate is the "Wonderful" (Punica granatum). This fruit-bearing plant has deep red flowers and attractive glossy foliage. It is grown in cooler regions as an ornamental, although it will not develop fruit in those regions. The fruit of "Wonderful" is smaller than some varieties but is very reliable.

Keywords: ornamental, fruit bearing, reliable

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Marci Degman has been a Landscape Designer and Horticulture writer for since 1997. She has an Associate of Applied Science in landscape technology and landscape design from Portland Community College. She writes a newspaper column for the Hillsboro Argus and radio tips for KUIK. Her teaching experience for Portland Community College has set the pace for her to write for GardenGuides.com.