This plant is not on the Australian Noxious Weed List
A native of the Andes Mountains of South America and food of the Incas, it prefers rich, well-drained, moist soils in an open, sunny position. It dislikes both drought and frost.
An evergreen vine is known to climb to a height of 5 metres. It has an erect, woody, branching stem; the leaves are light green and narrowly lobed, with deeply incised margins and is covered with fine hairs on the underside; the flowers are very pretty rose pink, 7.5cm across; the fruit is yellow, banana-like, edible berries, 7 cm long.
Offered is a packet of 20 seeds with propagation notes.
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Ole Lantana Seeds will not be responsible whatsoever for actions taken by the customer after receipt of the goods, this includes germination results, crop performance or loss as these are beyond the control of Ole Lantana Seeds.
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NOTE: In order to protect our existing stock from outside contamination, we do not accept returns.
|Plant Habit:||Climber||Common Name:||Banana Passionfruit|
|Climate:||Sub-tropical, Temperate, Mediterranean||Season of Interest:||Spring/Summer/Autumn|
|Sunlight:||Full Sun, Part Shade||Watering:||Medium|
|Species:||molissima||Soil Type:||Clay, Loam, Peat, Sand|
|Plant Hardiness Zone (°C):||4 – (0 to 5°C.)|