Very similar to Passiflora actinia, the flowers are 3.5" wide with white petals and heavy filaments banded in purple and heavenly fragrant. Lush leaves on a hefty vine that develops a woody base. Easy grower!
Subgenus: Passiflora, Supersection: Stipulata, Section: Granadillastrum. Also known as Passiflora sidaefolia.
Photo courtesty of Chuck Chan.
Light: Full sun, part shade. There will be less flowers in part shade.
Soil: A wide range of soil, but it must be well-drained.
Fertilizer: A slow-release, bloom-booster type fertilizer is appreciated, but beware of using a fertilizer with too much nitrogen as it may push leaves at the expense of flowers.
Hardiness: Zone 9.
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