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Red passionflower

Passiflora coccinea

Red passionflower is part of the Passiflora (Passionflower) genus and its scientific name is Passiflora coccinea. A type of flower, it mainly grows as a perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+).

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How to grow Red passionflower

Keep in mind when planting that Red passionflower is thought of as tender, so it is imperative to wait until temperatures are mild before planting out of doors.

Growing Red passionflower from seed

Transplanting Red passionflower

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Red passionflower is a tender plant.

Companion plants for Red passionflower

These plants have been known to grow well alongside Red passionflower so consider planting:

Repellent plants for Red passionflower

These plants will not grow well with Red passionflower so avoid planting these within close proximity:

Common Red passionflower problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Red passionflower plants:

Other names for Red passionflower

Scarlet passionflower

Passiflora coccinea Aubl.

Red passionflower care instructions

How long does Red passionflower take to grow?

These estimates for how long Red passionflower takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!


Popular varieties of Red passionflower

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