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PASSIFLORA edulis

Commonly known as Passion fruit, Purple granadilla

Edible yellow or purple fruits. Large flowers which have curly white filaments striped with purple on a white and green background
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Seeds £5.00 packet
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £4.00 each

£17.50 each

Seeds may be available, check buying options below.
  • Evergreen - 3-lobed, toothed, glossy, mid-green leaves to 20cm (8in) long.
  • White - with purple-zoned white coronas
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Climber - Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging - vigorous, woody, tendril climber.
  • Zero Rated Item - No VAT on this plant
  • Tender - cool or frost free greenhouse - Tolerant of low temperatures, but not surviving being frozen. Except in frost-free inner-city areas or coastal extremities requires glasshouse conditions. Plant can withstand temperatures down to 1°C (34°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - ovoid edible fruit 5cm (2in) long purple-black and wrinkled when ripe
  • Pests & Diseases - red spider mites, whiteflies, mealybugs, scale insects, cucumber mosaic virus.
  • Place of origin - Brazil
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Bowl-shaped - - 7cm (3in) across
  • Hardiness - Half hardy (down to 0) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile
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Passiflora - Care Guide

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