Growing Passionflower is best for trellises, arbors, walls or fences to add a tropical flair to your garden. When you know that it has a unique flower shape, fragrant and how to care for Passion Flower plants, you will be rewarded with many years of lovely flowers.
- What makes it special:One of the best attractive flowering plants.
- Low maintenance plant.
- Perfect plant for outdoor trellises, arbors, fences etc.
|1||Krishna Kamal, Passion flower, Passiflora incarnata (Purple) – Plant|
|2||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
This product does not have flowers at the time of shipping. Afterward, the plant will bloom and that will be of the purple colored flower.Passiflora is a genus of the Passion Flower Family, Passifloraceae. There are over 550 species in the Passiflora.
It is a small vine that trends to grow in all directions and therefore looks best in natural and informal plantings. Passionflowers are deciduous perennial flowering plants with large leaves, serrated, and have typically 3-5 lobes. Its flower blooms one by one beginning at the oldest part of the vine and proceeds sequentially along its length and flowers are showy, 2.5″ diameter, fringed flowers having white or purple petals and sepals and a central crown of pinkish-purple filaments.Flowers bloom in summer and are fragrant. Fleshy, egg-shaped, edible fruits called maypops appear in July and mature to a yellowish color in fall.
Passiflora is a genus of about 500 species of flowering plants. They are mostly vines, with some being shrubs, and a few species being herbaceous.
The passiflora known more commonly as the passionflower vine is one of the new vines introduced for spring color offerings available at garden centers. If you are ready to add a conversation plant or something really unique to the outside patio, take a look at this Brazilian native.
The passion flowers have a unique structure, which in most cases requires a large bee to effectively pollinate. This plant needs to be protected during winter.
Passionflowers are in the top ten of one of the most spectacular vines that could grace a garden.
Passiflora vitifolia is a vine with cylindrical stems covered in red-brown hairs when young. The name is derived from the shape of leaves resembling that of grape leaves. The flowers are a beautiful deep red.
Leaves are five-lobed and flowers are slightly smaller, but with the same stunningly beautiful flower and edible fruit.