Passion Flower, Passionflower, Passion Vine, Passionvine
Passiflora violacea 'Form #3'

Family: Passifloraceae (pas-ih-flor-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Passiflora (pass-iff-FLOR-uh) (Info)
Species: violacea (vy-oh-LAH-see-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Form #3

Category:

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Vines and Climbers

Height:

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Rose/Mauve

Maroon (Purple-Brown)

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Evergreen

Smooth-Textured

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

By serpentine layering

Seed Collecting:

Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Chippenham,

La Jolla, California

Mulberry, Florida

Port Saint Lucie, Florida

Rockledge, Florida

Greenwell Springs, Louisiana

Floresville, Texas

Houston, Texas

Princeton, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Jun 16, 2004, foodiesleuth from Honomu, HI (Zone 11) wrote:

I would like to know if it produces fruit?

Positive

On Jun 15, 2004, Indigoez from Floresville, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Excellent reliable bloomer for me, if a bit far spreading. Survived 25 degrees last year with only damage to the shoot tips.