First Caerulea Bloom!

abdielgJune 8, 2007

I got some cuttings of Passiflora caerulea to root and just about a month after that, it let out it's firt flower. It's amazing how fast it flowered.

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chena(z8 Texas)

WOW!! That was some cutting you got LOL...Preeety...
Chena

    Bookmark   June 8, 2007 at 7:32PM
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karyn1(7a)

That's a pretty soft blue. My caeruleas are a bit darker. Do you get mature fruit from yours? Last year all I got were puffballs :( The fruit would feel heavy as it was growing but when it was finally ready to drop they were all filled with nothing but air and pith, not even an immature seed. I had loads of fruit but they were all the same, empty!
Karyn

    Bookmark   June 8, 2007 at 10:18PM
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abdielg

Karyn,
I tried to get it to fruit, even though it is only a foot tall, by pollinating it with vitifolia pollen, but it didn't work, so I'll have to try it again next time.

    Bookmark   June 8, 2007 at 10:49PM
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