Passion fruit

Posted by on July 26, 2013 in Creepers & Climbers, fruiting season MS, semi shade, water generously | Comments Off on Passion fruit

Passion fruit
Scientific Name : Passiflora edulis
Family : Passifloraceae
Common Name : Passion fruit
A medium size climber with fruit that have excellent flavour in their saffron coloured pulp. The pulp is very sour but with sugar it is very delicious. The pulp is used for making Sherbets, Juice, Jelly, Milk shakes & Ice cream. The fruit have long lasting shelf life.
Propagation : Seeds, stem cuttings
Longevity : Perennial