Blue Passion Flower
Passiflora caerulea
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines During summer the soil should be kept moist, while during winter it just should not dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Mist every 3 days
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers hot summer (average over 22 °C) and very cold winter (average under 10 °C) climates.
pH range 5.6 - 7.5
Acidity preference is not very pH sensitive
Toxicity irritant

Origin

Climate humid subtropical

Photo

Names

Other common names Hardy Passion Flower, Common Passion Flower, Jesus Flower, Blue Crown Flower
Family Passifloraceae
Other scientific names Granadilla caerulea, Passiflora caerulea var. angustifolia, Passiflora caerulea var. glauca, Passiflora caerulea var. imbricata, Passiflora selloi, Passiflora loureiroi

Characteristics

Growth form vine - climbing plant
Hardiness USDA 7 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -17°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • blue
  • white
Blooming months
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    1Jan
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    2Feb
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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    6
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    7
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    8
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    9
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Leaf color
  • green
Fruit color
  • orange