BLUE CROWN PASSION FLOWER

$2.49


Product Description

25 seeds

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(Passiflora caerulea) 

  
The name 'passion flower' is said to derive from a resemblance of the passion vine's flower to the crown of thorns placed on Christ's head. Others say that the parts of the plant symbolize features of Crucifixion, known as The Passion of Christ.
 
 This variety produces beautiful blue and white flowers and attractive foliage.  Can be grown in containers and kept indoors over winter in colder climates. 
Annual ZONES 3-7
Perennial ZONES 8-10
Needs Full Sun in Well-drained Soil

Seed Germination:

To start indoors:  Start your seeds 4-6 weeks before the last frost date in your area.
· Scrape the ends of the seeds using sandpaper or nail file.
· Soak seeds in lukewarm water for about 24 hours.
· Using a quality seed starting mixture such as Jiffy Mix, pre-moisten soil then plant seeds about 1/4” deep.
· Cover with plastic wrap or clear plastic cover to hold in humidity.
· Keep soil warm and moist but do not over saturate. 
· Seedlings can take a couple of weeks to a couple of months to germinate.
· Once the first set of mature leaves appear you can transplant outdoors if all danger of frost has passed.