How long can a pomegranate tree live?
A shrub or small tree growing 6 to 10 meters (20 to 33 feet) high, the pomegranate has multiple spiny branches and is extremely long-lived, with some specimens in France surviving for 200 years.
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What are some other names for a Pomegranate?
While often misspelled as pomegranite or pomagranate, the name pomegranate derives from the Middle French "pomme garnete," literally "seeded apple." It is sometimes referred to as Chinese apple. The pomegranate's botanical name, Punica Granatum, translates as "apple with many seeds."
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What city in the world was named after the pomegranate?
The city of Granada, Spain is named after the Spanish word for pomegranate, “Granada.” In early English, the pomegranate was called the “apple of Grenada.”