passiflora hardyness

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medjool
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passiflora hardyness

Post by medjool » Sat Oct 17, 2009 6:31 pm

Hello
Im looking for any information on hardiness,for any of the many var found in garden centres,in particular i like the red and purple forms of passiflora.
what experiences have you had in different locations?


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musa_monkey
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Re: passiflora hardyness

Post by musa_monkey » Thu Dec 24, 2009 11:01 am

Obviously it depends on the species.
I have found Passiflora caerulea to be very hardy having come through last winted unscathed.

This site may be a useful source of info for you
http://www.passionflow.co.uk/
regards,
Alan


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Re: passiflora hardyness

Post by grub » Thu Dec 24, 2009 3:36 pm

Never had any trouble with Passiflora caerulea it even self seeds but as for the others I've never had any luck at all :(
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