Pomegranate Description and Distribution
The pomegranate is the sole member of the pomegranate family. Moderately long lived, these can bear good fruit crops for 20 years or so.
New World Mulberry History
There were numerous attempts to produce silkworms and mulberries in the New World. This happened in both the Spanish and English controlled areas.
Recommended Pomegranate Varieties
A number of pomegranate varieties are available to American gardeners. These include both heirloom ones, such as Plantation Sweet, as well as newer types.
White mulberry has been grown for over five thousand years as food for silkworms in China. It has been introduced to many other parts of the world.
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