Passion Fruit (Purple Hybrid variety) plants - Sold per plant
By Nature Touch Farms From Jamaica
Our Purple Hybrid Passion Fruit is considered an AAAA+ fresh eating variety, super sweet & aromatic, self pollinating and known as a super fast grower.
Cold hardy subtropical and easily withstands frosts and the occasional freeze.
Can be grown in a 3 Gallon Container.
The flowers are large, showy, and extremely aromatic. They are also excellent butterfly attractants.
The pulp is used extensively in fruit juice drinks like Hawaiian Punch, and it is often used in baked desserts as well.
The Purple Hybrid Passion Fruit typically get to be about the size of a goose egg.
The fruit mix well in alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and are also great in salads.
Passion Hybrid Fruit usually cost USD$3 - 4 a piece and a vine can produce 100's of fruit making it an excellent value.
Grows 30 feet in a season. Medium to full sun.
Performs best in cooler weather, however will produce in hot climates.
PASSION FRUIT PURPLE VINE SOIL REQUIREMENTS & PLANTING INSTRUCTIONS
First, mix together the following:
60 percent potting soil;
20 percent peat moss;
20 percent coarse sand and a handful of perlite
Then, place this mixture in a pots, beds or garden and plant your purple passion fruit.
Proper site preparation ensures years of growth and once established they will not require weed control. When planting purple passion fruit in the landscape plant at 4' apart on a sturdy trellis.
Soil Ph should be around 6.0-7.0 This mild feeder loves an organic fertilizer N-P-K ratio or 5-5-5 or lower.
When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has medium or full light. This variety of purple passion fruit is considered hardy in cool temperature and sub-tropical climates.
If using drip irrigation allow soil to dry slightly between watering. Do not over water. Purple passion fruit plants are moderately drought tolerant.
PESTS & DISEASES
Pests or diseases are few and far between.
The vine produces elaborate white and purple flowers in the spring and fall followed by fruit. Blooms are white.
Purple passion fruit are also referred to as Passifloraceae, passion vine, passionfruit and passion fruit. Additionally, Passifloraceae grow from shoots, seeds and tissue culture. There are several different varieties of purple passion fruit.
Nature Touch Farms is your source for buying rare plants and fruit trees. Our online selection of rainforest tropicals, exotic fruit trees and fruit trees can bring the tropics to your back yard, greenhouse or garden.
Check out our wide selection of other tropical plants, subtropical plants and northern temperate climate plants.
We do take every possible care to grow healthy plants and send these out in the variety as labeled.
We are very careful with packing and handling our plants, however it is the responsibility of the purchaser to promptly unpack, plant and care for the plants appropriately once they arrive.
Please read cultivation notes for each variety carefully, as Nature Touch Farms will not be held accountable for the care of plants once they leave our premises.
Images are for reference purposes only. Actual product may vary in shape or appearance based on climate, age, height, etc.
We will dispatch your plant order as soon as possible.
Please note the plants are individually wrapped, prepped and packaged to ensure safety in transit and this takes time.
During busy periods, plant orders can take up to 7 days to process, so please notify us of any dates we need to take into account when sending your plants.
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ORDER PROCESSING & DELIVERY
pick up by appointment at our farm or plant nursery. Other delivery arrangements can be made for an additional fee.
Orders are normally processed & dispatched for delivery on Fridays, once the order has been made on or before Thursday 12 midday and payment has been cleared.
For GoCool Courier delivery pick ups are made from our location on Fridays and delivery done islandwide on Saturdays within the Kingston, Ocho Rios & Montego Bay areas. Other areas within the island, deliveries will be done on Mondays .
For Doorway Express delivery pick up are made from our location on Thursdays, and delivery done islandwide on Fridays within the Corporate Areas, Kingston, Ocho Rios, Montego Bay, Spanish Town, May Pen & Mandeville on Fridays. Other areas within the island, deliveries will be done on Saturdays.
For each order a Tracking Number is provided to facilitate tracking of your delivery.
Orders can be collected between the hours of 10 am to 5 pm at the nearest Knutsford Express location or at our onsite location.
usually prep the fruit tree before shipping to prevent plant shock during the delivery process. 99% of the time, the trees arrive alive to their final destination. Our trees are shipped in a
grow bag with soil.
We do our very best to ensure that everything is perfect with your order and that you are 100% satisfied.
However, we know that sometimes even with our best efforts things can still go wrong.
Therefore, for every order purchased (fruits, vegetables, spices & seasonings) an additional 10% is provided FREE OF COST to replace any faults/damages/spoilage.
If you receive your order in an unsatisfactory condition, please take a few pictures and submit them via email to our email address: [email protected] or WhatsApp the pictures to 1-876-532--9441. Please do this within 24 hours of receiving your package.
We will review your email or WhatsApp message & pictures and get back to you within 5 working days.
Remember to keep the box in case we ask you to ship the package back to us at our expense.
WHAT IS YOUR WARRANTY & RETURN POLICY ON THE FRUIT TREES & OTHER PLANTS?
Our warranty only covers the fruit tree and other plants arriving alive and in fair condition. If you receive your fruit tree and/or plant in a condition in which the tree or plant may not survive, please take a few pictures and submit them via email to our address: [email protected] or WhatsApp the pictures to 1-876-532-9441. Please do this within 48 hours of receiving your tree or plant. We will review your email or WhatsApp message & pictures and get back to you within a few days. Remember to keep the box in case we ask you to ship the plant back to us at our expense. Our warranty does not apply once you have planted the tree or plant on the ground, pot and/or any other container.
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Nature Touch Farm has been in existence since 2004 and has grown from just being a farm which produces exotic watermelons, melons, lettuces, cabbages, plantains and numerous fruit trees.
We have expanded with the addition of our Plant Nurseries boasting a collection of close to 50 varieties of fruit trees.
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