Passiflora mollissima grow and care – vine of the genus Passiflora also known as Banana passion fruit, Passiflora mollissima perennial evergreen plant also used as ornamental plant, can grow in tropic, subtropical or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.
Leaves color green the leaves lobed and have 3-5 lobs.
Flower color pink with nine petals.
Passiflora mollissima flower
Fruit edible color yellow in linear shape, the inner is seeds cover with yellow-orange sour with sweet taste
Passiflora mollissima for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Passiflora mollissima growing and care:
Trellising, more that -1C
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary use vegetative reproduction in Passiflora mollissima? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: Aggressive (can kill other plants), invasive Most of the year Recommended planting season? Ants, nematodes Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Recommend not let the vine grow too thick, need space to let the fruit fall Size of the plant? 5-10+ m Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing Average amount of water / big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information All year in colder area spring to autumn Bloom season: General information about the flower Pink flower with nine petals Pollination is done by: Bees Edible Fruits Fruit harvest season: Most of the year Fruits pests or diseases: Birds What can be done with big quantities of Passiflora mollissima ? Eat raw, juice, jams Work requirements on the Passiflora mollissima : Pick the fruit from the ground 1-2 years How long does it take for a Passiflora mollissima to bear? Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Autumn flowers Spring flowers Summer flowers Winter flowers Edible Parts Culinary uses Alcoholic beverages Eaten raw Fruit Ice pop & Ice cream plants Jams Juice Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Tropics Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Winter harvest Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental fruit Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Evergreen Herbaceous Perennial plant Vine Plant Uses Edible plants Ground cover plants Hedging plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Big amount of water Regularly water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13