Botanical name: Passiflora incarnata
Common name: Maypop, purple passionflower, true passionflower, wild apricot, wild passion vine
Native to: southeastern United States
Life cycle: perennial
Flower colour: purple
Flower time (Central / West-Europe): June to September
Characteristics and usage: Ornamental plant, medicinal & culinary plant, Passionflower has been used as folk remedy to treat nervous anxiety.
Cultivation: Passiflora incarnata is frost-tolerant to -15°C. In northern European winter, the aerial parts of Maypop die, the root does not die off but sprouts again the following season.
We cannot ship Passiflora incarnata plants in freezing weather (yours or ours). We will hold it until the weather is favorable.