Native Plant Database

Header Photo: Mervin Wallace

Yellow Passionflower

Passiflora lutea
Plant Type: Vines
Native Environment:
Season of Interest: Mid (May - June)
Main Color: Yellow
Fall Color:
Hardy From Zone: 1
Hardy To Zone: 1

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Hardiness Zones

Midwest map of zones 5 (north), 6, and 7 (south)

as defined by the USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map; (hardiness zones are not recorded for all Grow Native! plants)
Yellow passionflower
Mervin Wallace
Sun Exposure 
Full Sun, Medium Sun/Average Shade
Soil
Moisture
Moderate
Nature Attracting
Butterfly, Pollinators/Beneficial Insects
Wildlife Benefit
Butterfly / Moth Host
Animal
Resistance
Deer Resistant
Size

Height:

8 to
12
feet

Spread:

2 to
4
feet
Size
Height: 8 to
12
feet
Spread: 2 to
4
feet
Size
Height: 8 to
12
feet
Spread: 2 to
4
feet
Typical Landscape Use
Establishment and Care Instructions
Special Features
Special Usage
Basic Description

Small vine with attractive foliage, unique flowers, and dark, purple, marble-sized fruits. Host to gulf fritillary butterfly larvae.

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