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Maturity Signs and Harvesting of Pomegranate

Maturity Signs of Pomegranate:

1. Fruits are ready for harvesting in about 150 to 170 days.
2. Colour changes from green to yellow or yellowish brown.
3. Fruit becomes soft.
4. Ridges develop on the fruits and fruit becomes flat.
5. Floral part dry out.
6. Pressing fruit with finger give cracking or metallic sound.

Harvesting of Pomegranate:

The fruits are harvested manually after reaching proper maturity stage.

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