How can you tell when...

ibartoo(z8 sc)October 14, 2008

I have a p. suberosa and it is covered in tiny fruits. How can you tell when they are mature enough to harvest? Thanks, Linda

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passionflow(8b)

Hi Linda
They should look like in the link below when ripe - they tend not to drop but in any event they are not edible - they are meant for bats rather than humans to eat! You can use them to make ink though apparently.
Myles

Here is a link that might be useful: Passiflora suberosa fruit

    Bookmark   October 14, 2008 at 1:39PM
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ibartoo(z8 sc)

Thanks Myles, I wasn't planning to eat them though, just wanted to harvest the seeds. LOL I appreciate your help. linda

    Bookmark   October 15, 2008 at 6:45PM
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