B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Passiflora alata Shannon is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F (-1° to +4.5°C)
|Type of plant - perennial climber
Flower or inflorescence:
|Passiflora alata Shannon sales history
Passiflora alata Shannon
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|30||: Exotic and Other Fruit and Nut Tree and Shrub List|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|39||: Climbing Plant Seeds|
|55||: Fragrant or Aromatic Flower or Foliage Plant Seeds|
|190||: Trees and Shrubs For Mediterranean Climates|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Passiflora alata Shannon seeds will usually germinate in 30-365 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Soak Passiflora alata Shannon seeds in warm water, which should be changed daily. Most seeds swell up when they are soaked, those that do should be sown immediately. Seeds that don't swell can be gently scarified.
Give the seed container an occasional soaking.