|This Russian Red pomegranate is currently the size of a baseball.|
|Recently pollinated (left) and unopened (right) pomegranate flowers and buds.|
I saw these growing and thriving in Colonial Williamsburg when I was younger. Since Williamsburg is typically cooler in the winter AND hotter in the summer than Newport News, I figured I'd try my luck at growing a pomegranate tree. I'm very happy that I did.