Angel Red Pomegranate, Punica granatum 'Angel Red' is a medium sized, red pomegranate that grows moderately into bushes that may be pruned easily into tree form. 200 chills are needed (8 days of sub 45 degrees F temperatures) to produce fruit and are considered to be self-fertile. The seeds of the Angel Red pomegranate are small and chewable like citrus rind. Being a hybrid the seed of course, will not germinate to grow new pomegranate plants since they are sterile. The fruits of the Angel Red pomegranate are juice,and a new possible cultivar to supply the juice companies that made Grenadine, the ingredient for many mixed drinks. The deep red color of the Angel Red pomegranate begins to redden in September, about two weeks after the ripening of the Plantation Sweet pomegranate.
Pomegranates were ancient biblical fruits grown for red delicious sweet fruiting flavor and bright red color. For a delicious refreshing treat just drink a glass of pomegranate juice. The pomegranates were a sacred fruit tree for the Jewish prophets and stone carvings of the pomegranate decorated the top of the door entrances of the temple of Soloman in Jerusalem.
Pruning and Planting a Dormant Pomegranate Tree
Pomegranate, Apple and Olive Trees
|Recommended USDA zones for Angel Red Pomegranate Tree:||Zone 8||(10° to 20° )|
|Zone 9||(20° to 30° )|
|Zone 10||(30° to 40° )|
|Recommended States to grow Angel Red Pomegranate Trees|
Delivery Time: Deciduous Fruit Trees ordered during their current shipping season (usually December through April) are shipped dormant within ten days of the date of order, weather dependent. The actual delivery time will usually be within four to seven days following the date of shipping by Ty Ty Plant Nursery. Delivery time can not be guaranteed, if a package needs to arrive prior to a specific date please note in the comment section of the order or contact Ty Ty Nursery by telephone during normal business hours.
Shipping Method: UPS Ground and Motor Freight if the proper arrangements have been made by the customer prior to shipping. Shipping costs do apply on Motor Freight shipments, not covered by any sales promotions.
*1 Year Free Plantsurance Policy is void on any shipment outside of recommended zones, and/or when the shipping is authorized by the customer during below freezing temperatures.
If plants are listed by gallon size the plant will be removed from container and have the majority of the dirt removed to allow for the best shipping.