Passiflora spp.

Common names:  Passionflowers

Light needs:  High light with at least 4 hours of sun.

Best temperatures:  60F (16C) or warmer

Water and humidity needs:  Keep soil moist while plants are growing.  Water less in the fall and winter.

Growing guidelines:  Use all-purpose mix.  Replace the top 2 inches of soil every year.  Fertilize twice a month from spring to summer.

Common problems:  Without enough light the flower buds may drop.

Propagation:  Stem cuttings or seeds.

Comments:  Hand pollination is usually require to get the production of fruit on some vines.

Currently in Greenhouse:  No


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