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Passiflora mooreana

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Family: Passifloraceae (pas-ih-flor-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Passiflora (pass-iff-FLOR-uh) (Info)
Species: mooreana (moor-ee-AH-na) (Info)

One vendor has this plant for sale.

3 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Tropicals and Tender Perennials
Vines and Climbers

Height:
20-30 ft. (6-9 m)
30-40 ft. (9-12 m)

Spacing:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
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:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:
Violet/Lavender

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall

Foliage:
Evergreen

Other details:
This plant is suitable for growing indoors
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
From herbaceous stem cuttings
From woody stem cuttings
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From hardwood cuttings
By air layering

Seed Collecting:
Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Unblemished fruit must be significantly overripe before harvesting seed; clean and dry seeds

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No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral vossner On Feb 1, 2013, vossner from Richmond, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Rating it neutral as it is newly planted in my garden. I selected this passi b/c it can be container grown, it is fragrant and, of course, b/c it is a good butterfly plant. Flower is bluish lavender, 2", and foliage is trilobed.

Regional...

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

Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Memphis, Tennessee



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