Passiflora edulis ‘flavicarpa’



Plant of the Month


Passiflora edulis ‘flavicarpa’

Passiflora edulis 'flavicarpa'

Common Name: Yellow Passion Fruit, Lilikoi

Growth Habit: Fast-growing perennial vine from 20’ to 30’. Short-lived to about 5-7 years.

Cultural Requirements: The passion vine prefers full sun, medium water requirements,
and hardy down to 25 degrees Fahrenheit.

Features/Uses: It makes a beautiful accent plant for border plantings and performs well in containers.
The fragrant white flowers attract butterflies and is the host plant for the Gulf Fritillary butterfly.

Bloom Time: Spring, Summer, Fall

Where in the Garden: Northern fence line of Subtropical Fruit Garden


SDBG Plant List

Also see the full Plant of the Month list

Photos Rachel Cobb

image



image



image