Common name: Passionflower alnifolia, Cieca bauhiniifolia
Origin: South America
Height at maturity: 5 meters
Hardiness: -5°C sheltered from cold winds
Exposure: sunny or partial shade
Plant type: climbing plant
Flowering: spring – summer
Flower color: white and purple
Type of soil: rich in humus and draining
Watering: copiously in summer, once every 10 days in winter
Use: pergola, trellis, porch, indoor, pot
Diseases and pests: aphids
Storage of seeds: 1 year in a dry place away from light at 3/4°C (refrigerator)
Very fast growing, slender climber with bifid leaves and sumptuous purple and white flowers.
This passion flower comes from the humid forests of the Colombian and equatorial mountains.
This variety withstands frosts of -5°C for short periods. To protect from a wintering veil in the cold seasons or to cultivate in pot to be brought in in winter.
Variety little known in Europe, it will beautify your garden and surprise your friends.