Purple blue passion flower vine plant passiflora caerulea in bloom. Gorgeous flowers either creamy white accented by blue purple filaments or deep red with purple and white centers instantly attract attention no matter where you grow them.
It has been introduced elsewhere.
Blue passion flower. Kingdom plantae division magnoliophyta class. A very floriferous hybrid passion flower passiflora blue bouquet is a vigorous large semi evergreen climber with twining tendrils. This plant can be found growing in most southern parts of the united states.
A blue passion flower sometimes referred to as a blue crowned passion flower is a type of vine that produces an edible fruit it is a very hardy plant that can thrive in most conditions with the exception of arid soil. The blue passion flower is named after the color and. It is a vigorous deciduous or semi evergreen tendril vine growing to 10 m 33 ft or more.
Reminiscent of passiflora caerulea the bowl shaped blue to lavender flowers feature a ring of blue and dark purple pointed filaments surrounding the green fleshy reproductive structures. The passiflora caerulea also known as the blue passion flower or blue passion vine. It is an extraordinary climber with a rather distinctive flower that brings a tropical vibe to a garden.
The exotic beauty of its flowers is captivating. One of the most glamorous climbers award winning passiflora caerulea blue passion flower is a vigorous large semi evergreen climber with twining tendrils. Blue passion flower a short story in the days of moctezuma passion flowers were grown in the aztec lords gardens.
With their vining habit passion flowers are also perfect for hanging baskets and can even be grown in patio containers so long as they are moved indoors for winter in northern zones. Its leaves are palmate and fragrant flowers blue white with a prominent fringe of coronal filaments in bands of blue white and brown. The exotic beauty of its flowers is captivating.
White sometimes pink flushed with a ring of blue white and purple filaments. Passiflora caerulea the blue passionflower bluecrown passionflower or common passion flower is a species of flowering plant native to south america. Biflora has been sequenced.
This semi evergreen climbing plant may seem out of place in the pacific northwest but the p. They were introduced in europe in the 17th century and the plant immediately became part of local medicinal plant lore as a famed antispasmodic agent. Passion flowers have been a subject of studies investigating extranuclear inheritance.
On a blurred background. Caerulea is relatively hardy and can thrive in zones 7 9. Paternal inheritance of chloroplast dna has been documented in this genus.
It is also widely found from virginia to southern illinois and southeast kansas south to florida and texas in usa. The plastome of the two flowered passion flower p. One blue passion flower or hybrid even grew to large size at malmö central station in sweden.
The passion flower passiflora a fast growing perennial vine with showy white and purple blue scented flowers. In a naples florida tropical garden. Passion flower is tropical flower native to southern brazil and argentina.
Blue yellow flowers of passion flower.