Pomegranate seeds

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  1. liono

    liono Seedling

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    My trail to grow Pomegranate from seeds. I soaked the seeds in water for 24h then put the seeds on newspaper inside a locked plastic container after wetting the newspaper. After 10 days I got about ten seeds (out of about 30) sprouting. Here are some photos [October 12 2016]:
     

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    Jerry Sullivan Garden Experimenter Plants Contributor

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    Very interesting, you have the right climate for it. I hope you post pictures of your progress.

    Jerry
     
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    FloraPie New Seed

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    Greetings Liono, how are your Pomegranate seeds coming along?:setc_005: Cheering for them!
     
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    liono Seedling

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    Here are photos of the seedlings (Taken 26 January 2017):
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    Jerry Sullivan Garden Experimenter Plants Contributor

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    As I have never seen a pomegranate tree, to actually see a seedling is interesting. Hmmmm, maybe the next time I buy a pomegranate I won't eat all the seeds.:)

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    Islandlife Young Pine

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    I'd LOVE to be able to grow pomegranates. They're my #1 most favourite fruit. Could eat a full one every day (if I could get them).
     
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    majorcatfish New Seed

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    are the seeds from a store bought pomegranate?
     
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    Sjoerd Mighty Oak

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    You are having such good success with your pomegranate. I can share your enthusiasm because when I lived in Granada, Spain...I took seeds from a pomegranate there and germinated them too. I took the seedlings back home and was able to get one decent plant which I had to grow on in the greenhouse (because of the climate). When it got too big, it had to be removed...and perished. It was sad but successful. I like the blooms.
    Well done, you.
     
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    liono Seedling

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    Yes, they are from store bought pomegranate.
     
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