Latin Name: Punica granatum 'Smith' PP16578
Common Names: -
Lifespan: Perennial, Deciduous
Growth Structure: Small tree to 10'
Light Requirement: Full sun
Water Requirement: * once established
Description: A pomegranate from Turkmenistan, the Sogdiana variety of pomegranate has a red rind with red arils. The seeds are soft and the fruit is sweet with a hint of tart. It does have a slightly astringent and bitter taste as well, but it is well balanced by the main flavor of sweetness.