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Q.Hi To Root Pomegranate Shoots

Zone 20100 | Anonymous added on June 9, 2021 | Answered

Hi. We have a mature pomegranate tree that produces juicy & sweet fruits. I noticed the other day that there are so many sprouts on the base of the stem. I would like to Root them and transplant them. I am trying to upload the photo but it is not responding. Once you reply to my letter via my email l will attach it. Hoping you reply soonest. Regards BENSON

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Answered on June 18, 2021

It is best to propagate from cuttings, but you can grow from suckers if the tree is not grafted, and pomegranates usually are not. Suckers should always be removed from the base of a tree and not allowed to grow and sap energy from the main trunk.



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