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Passiflora edulis
Passionfruit
Markisah Passifloraceae
 

Passiflora-edulis,Passionfruit, Markisah

 

Passiflora-edulis,Passionfruit, Markisah

Valued for its glossy, bright green leaves, purple-whitPassiflora-edulis,Passionfruit, Markisahe flowers and flavorsome fruit.
It grows to 15 ft (4.5 m) and has white flowers that are green beneath.
Train on a pergola or trellis and prune to prevent tangling as this encourages insect infestation.
Pick fruit when the skin has turned purple and is still smooth, but do not eat until the skin is wrinkled. This species is self-fertile.
Flowering colors: Green, Purple, White
Cultivation: Plant in rich, well-drained soil in full sun Passiflora-edulis,Passionfruit, Markisahand provide support.
Prune congested or overgrown plants .
Propagate from seed or cuttings or by layering.
They are susceptible to nematodes.

   

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