Ready to Grow: Your online source for Organic Chilli Seeds
International orders are now subject to a minimum of 10.

Ready to Grow: Your online source for Tomato Seeds

Home Quick Buy List Mail Order Form Gift Vouchers Cultivation Tips FAQ T & C's Contact Us
Links     SEED MENU   Postage only 1 Your Basket

Chilli

Tomato Banana Exotic Fruit Bonsai Flowers Collections
   

Sweet Granadilla

Passiflora Ligularis
Germ. Temp

20 to 25

Germ. Time

1 to 3 months

Size

4-5m

Hardiness Will survive light frosts when mature
Position Conservatory, greenhouse, outdoors in full sun in moist humus rich soil or in a pot on a warm patio.
Conditions

Rich, moist (but not waterlogged) soil.

Fruit Ripens Purple: when mature
Fruit Length

10cm

1.70 for 15
This species found in the wild from Central Mexico through Central America and Western South America. It is naturally adapted to high rainforests and is cultivated for its sweet yellow to purplish fruits. Vining to 5m with leaves broadly ovate to 15cm with 10cm flowers greenish white with petals white or tinged pink. The long tendrils need lots of support for climbing, it may also be grown as a houseplant in a sunny South-facing window. Will tolerate light frosts but prefers to be frost free over winter.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
   
   
   
   
   

<Prev

Back to Exotic Fruit Seeds

Next>

Copyright 2003-2017 Ready to Grow. All Rights Reserved