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Passiflora incarnata x cincinnata 'Incense', Passiflora 'Incense', Fragrant Passion Flower

Passiflora incarnata x cincinnata 'Incense'

Passiflora 'Incense', Fragrant Passion Flower
Family: Passifloraceae
Vine or creeper plantSemi-shadeFull sunModerate waterBlue, lavender, purple flowersPlant attracts butterflies, hummingbirdsFragrant plant

It needs moderate water and should be watered regularly during dry spells. Passiflora 'Incense' is a hybrid vine or creeper composed of Passiflora incarnata x cincinnata. It produces blue, lavender, and purple flower that have a wonderful fragrance, attracting butterflies, such as Gulf Fritillaries, and hummingbirds to the garden. In USDA Zones 9-11, it can be planted outdoors in the ground, or in a pot in cold regions.

When growing Passiflora 'Incense' in pots, it is important to use a high quality potting soil that drains well, and keep the soil lightly moist. Place the pot in a bright location with at least four hours of direct sunlight each day. In summer, water the plant once a week, allowing the soil to dry between waterings. During cooler months, water once every two weeks. Prune after flowering to keep the plant in shape and encourage new growth. Feed with a balanced fertilizer, once a month during the growing season.

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Passiflora incarnata x cinnicata Incense - Fragrant Passion Flower

Beautiful flower of striking purple color with a wonderful fragrance. This passionflower is a hybrid of Passiflora incarnata and Passiflora cinnicata. Fast growing vine that tolerates sun or shade and flowers from spring through summer. Grows so vigorously, great for butterfly gardens. Produces lots of flowers and attracts Gulf Fritillaries and other butterflies.

Recommended Fertilizer: SUNSHINE Megaflor - Bloom Nutrition Booster
This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in
10"/3 gal pot