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.