Purple Passion Flower (Passiflora incarnata)

Purple Passion Flower (Passiflora incarnata)

Purple Passion Flower is a vine with some of the most fascinating flowers you’ll ever see. It grows very vigorously. It isn’t quite hardy in Minnesota, so grow it in a large pot or dig it up in the fall and store above freezing.

Details

Sun:    Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture:    Medium
Height:    up to 20 ft
Blooms:    June, July, Aug, Sept
Color:    Purple
Spacing:    8-12″
Zones:    5-9

Design Tips

Very vigorous vine–either train upwards or trim to keep it from smothering the rest of the garden. Isn’t hardy in Minnesota, so bring it inside during the winter.