How to help Passion Flower Vine survive through Winter

The common name of Passiflora vine is passion vine because of their popularity. It has been well known worldwide for its beautiful flowers and tasty fruit. You will have a winter passion flower vine outside your house if you live in USDA planting zone 7 and zone 6 (or a mild zone 5).

How to help Passion Flower Vine survive through Winter

Having a Passion Vine Throughout the Year

Firstly, you should grow your passion flower vine at a place having favorable conditions. Make sure your passion flower vine will be sheltered carefully in any kind of climates.

Plant your passion flower vine near a building foundation, large rock or concrete surface to help them absorb or spread heat so they will be warmer. The root underground will still remain even if the plant body above may die.

The root of passion flower vine can be adoptable to warm weather and survive strongly, but you need make a shelter for them in order to prevent the wind from affecting the upper part of them.

How to help Passion Flower Vine survive through Winter

How to help Passion Flower Vine survive through Winter

When winter comes, you shouldn’t fertilize your passion flower vine because it will have a negative impact on the plan development once climate becomes warmer.

Make sure to cover the area around the root of your passion flower vine. The colder the climate, the more you should mulch that area.

Shaping Passion Flower Vine

You can shape your passion flower vine when winter comes even if it is not necessary to prune the vine to keep it heathy. During winter time, the passion flower vine above will die but once it becomes warmer they will bloom again.

Therefore, you can complete your pruning to make the passion flower vine more beautiful.

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