7 things you should know about Pomegranates
Sunday Mercury (England)
1 POMEGRANATES are believed to have more antioxidants than any other juice, tea or red wine.
2 THEY are capable of reducing the risk of heart disease and preventing prostate cancer.
3 THE fruit originated in Persia.
4 THERE are more than 760 varieties of pomegranate around the world.
5 POMEGRANATES can be stored for up to two months in a refrigerator.
6 THERE can be more than 800 edible seeds in a single pomegranate 7 BE careful of the juice of the pomegranate as it will stain clothes.