Pomegranate Plant Bhagwa belongs to the Punicaceae family and is scientifically known as Punica granatum. They are popularly known as Dalimba, Dalim and Anar or pomegranate. This small to medium size delicious fruit is considered a highly drought tolerant fruit plant and is best suitable for growing in the summer month. The flower buds of the pomegranate Bhagwa Plant are used in bronchitis and pomegranate fruit is used in chronic dysentery and diarrhoea. Pomegranate juice has a cooling and refrigerant property and is a good source of vitamin C, potassium and fiber. The dried seed of pomegranate are also used as a spice in dishes. This fruit is available throughout the year in the Indian market and is considered one of the healthiest fruits. Growing pomegranates Bhagwa plant is not difficult but you need to be careful about climatic conditions and watering sessions.