Passion Flower Purple - Creepers & Climbers
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Passion Flower Botanically known as Passiflora incarnata from Passifloraceae family. Common names are Passionflower, Rakhi flower, Krishna kamal, Passion phool, etc. It is a perennial semi-evergreen flowering vine & it requires trelling or chain-like fencing or arbors for growing over it. It can be grown in big pots/containers but it's better to directly plant it into the ground for more vigours growth.
Why it is Called Krishna Kamal???
It is believed with reference to the Hindu epic ‘Mahabharata’ that: there are about 100 blue petals one for each of the Kauravas. 5 of the yellow ones in the center is one for each of the Pandavas. The green bulb in the center symbolizes Draupadi, the queen of Pandava. The three filaments are for the holy trinity of Brahma-Vishnu-Shiv and, The radial in the center is the Sudarshan Chakra of Lord Krishna.
MAXIMUM HEIGHT - Its growth is unlimited but normally grows between 8 - 12 meter height.
BLOOMING YEAR - It blooms almost 8 months in a year, sometimes throughout the year depend on the climatic condition of a particular area.
GROWING TIPS - It can grow almost in all types of soil and it can easily grow at any Indian Climatic condition.
INSIDE THE BOX
|Passion Flower Plant
|1 Feet Height
|Growing Pot (Black color)
*above specifications are for indicative purposes only, actual dimensions may slightly vary.
LIGHT CONDITION - It requires a minimum of more than 3 hours of Direct Sunlight. It can also grow in semi-shade areas.
WATERING SCHEDULE - Water when the topsoil(2-3 inches) feels dry to touch. Always maintain moisture near the root zone.
SOIL TYPE - The soil should be well-drained, fertile & rich in organic content.
FERTILIZER APPLICATION - Apply any organic fertilizer once in a month for better health of the plant, apply water immediately after fertilizer application. For more vigours flowering apply any Phosphorus based fertilizer.
PLANT PROTECTION - Do regular pruning of the plant in order to maintain good required shape. Remove dead, infected, or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants. Generally, it is not affected by any pest & disease in case of any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil, or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.
INITIAL CARE FOR 10-15 DAYS JUST AFTER RECEIVING YOUR PLANT