Grenadillo growing tips?

Jeff Shimonski tropica1 at ix.netcom.com
Wed Jun 14 19:27:57 EST 2000


Are you speaking of Punica granatum.? The Pomegranate.

Jeff
http://www.tropicaldesigns.com


Monique Reed <monique at mail.bio.tamu.edu> wrote in message
news:3947FAB2.98E72476 at mail.bio.tamu.edu...
> Isn't Grenadilla(o) used for species of Passiflora?
>
> M. Reed
>
> Christopher Richards wrote:
> >
> > I don't think that is this plant? we sell the fruit at work in the
exotic
> > section alongside star fruit and the like. I wouldn't think it would be
used
> > in the timber industry when the fruit sells for such a high price in UK
> > supermarkets.
> > ChrisR.
> >
> > "Stephen Jankalski" <CEREOID at prodigy.net> wrote in message
> > news:8i65ct$1eku$1 at newssvr03-int.news.prodigy.com...
> > >
> > > Is this the plant to which you are alluding?
> > > http://www.lumber-source.com/Grenadillo.htm
> > >
> > >
> > > "Christopher Richards" <Christopherr at btinternet.com> wrote in message
> > > news:8i5tju$7kp$1 at neptunium.btinternet.com...
> > > > I brought home form work ( Sainsburys ) the other day some
Grenadillo
> > > seeds
> > > > taken straight from the smashed fruit, planted some in rockwool
cubes
> > and
> > > > some in moss peat, sand and pearlite mix ( the same as I have been
using
> > > for
> > > > my Carnivorous Plants ) and they have germinated, they are now about
> > 30mm
> > > > high and seem to be growing well. I potted them up into 75mm pots
and
> > left
> > > > them in the conservatory which is East facing ( I live in Portsmouth
> > UK ).
> > > > Should I be doing anything special to keep them growing or should I
> > carry
> > > on
> > > > treating them the same as I am now? also will they survive the
winter in
> > > the
> > > > conservatory ( single glazed ) or should I bring them indoors?
> > > > Can anyone help or point me in the direction of a webpage that can?
> > > > Thanks in advance.
> > > > ChrisR.
> > > >
> > > >
> > >
> > >







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