Granadilla Passion Fruit - Passiflora edulis
The evergreen Passion vine produces stunningly intricate flowers and highly aromatic edible fruit. Minimum low temperature is 20 - 30 F. Plant in full sun to part shade. Has medium water requirements. Butterfly gardening: For butterfly gardening, be sure and plant in part shade.
Passifloras are larval host plants to Zebra Longwing (Pictured as well as larval stage), Gulf Fritillary, Crimson Patch Longwing, Red-Banded Hairstreak, Julia Butterfly, and Mexican Butterfly. They will eat your plants up, but passifloras grow quickly enough that it should not be a problem as they can stay ahead of the larvae.
- Average mature height: 20 to 30 foot vine
- Soil: Average watering needs do not overwater
- Light: Full sun
- Zones: 8-10
Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.
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