Passiflora 'Amethyst'

Passiflora ‘Amethyst’

Passiflora ‘Amethyst’ is a hybride of Passiflora kermesina and Passiflora caerulea.

Very cold tolerant, Passiflora ‘Amethyst’ flowers on young cuttings and flowers profusely on mature plants.

Description:

Passiflora ‘Amethyst’ is a vine that grows up to 6 meters.

The flowers are purple with a blue hue, 10 cm in diameter.

Flowering occurs from the middle of summer to autumn.

Usage:

Ornamental

Origin:

Cultivar

Hardiness:

USDA zone 7-11, -8 °C



Care:

Soil:

Fertile and well drained
Tolerates a variety of soils, except desert conditions

Light:

Sun

Water:

During summer, water daily

Fertilizer

Fertilize weekly during growing season

Pot:

A smaller pot limits root growth and encourages flowering

Propagation:

Cutting

Sowing:

Passiflora Amethyst is almost completely sterile

Image sources

Shop Related Products:


Recommended: