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The Pomegranate: A New Look at the Fruit of Paradise

Author:
Stover, E., Mercure, E.W.
Source:
HortScience 2007 v.42 no.5 pp. 1088
ISSN:
0018-5345
Subject:
Punica granatum, pomegranates, agricultural history, ornamental plants, medicinal properties, plant taxonomy, cultural values, plant cultural practices, horticulture, cultivars
Abstract:
This paper provides a broad overview of pomegranate (Punica granatum), including its taxonomy, history of cultivation, importance and symbolism, horticulture and production, cultivars and cultivation, medicinal properties and other uses, and future research prospects.
Agid:
7460
Handle:
10113/7460