Common name: Pomegranate is a fruit bearing Deciduous tree.
Hardy Hardy in the UK survives down to -8
exposure Sheltered . North of UK -In harsh winds, fleece crown and bubble wrap pot as this is advised in extreme cold weathers.
Soil Most soil types
Watering . Keep moist but free drainage. Water regular in pots in the warmer months, minimum once to twice a week and more in full sun. During winter months don’t allow to dry out completely, but keep soil moist. When planted in the ground you must be aware that olive trees like free drainage and not water logged soil.
Potting John Innes no. 3. Mix some agricultural grit.
Fertiliser Osmocote slow release and tomato feed to promote olive growth.