Thanks to Nancy Erdmann and everyone at Phoenix Home & Garden for including the Pomegranate Pendant Hanging Iron Lantern by Lanternland in their 2014 Garden Guide!
Inspired by nature, The Pomegranate Lantern represents something new from Lanternland: A fusion of iron and color. The graceful shape, deep red color and flared top of the Pomegrante Lantern combine to capture the spirit of this timeless fruit prized since antiquity.Constructed from solid wrought iron with a painted finish, The Pomegranate Lantern will add style to your home for generations to come.
The Pomegranate has a long and rich history. Learn more below.
God's Fruit: Pomegranate Symbolism & Mythology
The history of the Pomegranate is filled with symbolism. From Greek mythology to the Bible, the Pomegranate has been a powerful symbol in many different cultures. This article does a nice job outlining some of the more important symbolic meanings of the pomegranate.
DIY: Pomegranate Jelly
According to Allrecipes.com "This unusual jelly has a variety of purposes. It can replace cranberry jelly with turkey for the holidays. It is lovely for breakfast toast and biscuits. Try it on pancakes!". Try this simple recipe.
Rooted In History
Cultivated for more than 4,000 years, the Pomegranate has a long and rich history. POM Wonderful, maker of the popular POM Wonderful Pomegranate Juice, has put together this detailed and fascinating look at the history of the pomegranate. You can see it here.