Passion Flower Vine
Q.

Passion Flowers?

carlrey added on June 6, 2011 | Answered

Living in Western New York (Buffalo - Niagara Area), can I grow a Passion Flower vine tree year round outdoors? I know it is an annual but will it survive cold winters? Will I have to cut it down, dig it up and bring it indoors for winter or will a heavy mulch cover protect it from the winter cold/snow?

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Heather
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on June 9, 2011

If you live very near the falls so that you are in zone 6, you may be able to get a standard purple passion flower to survive in the ground year round if you plant is somewhere sheltered and it is mulched well in the winter. This is the lowermost zone that it can survive in and the purple passion flower is considered to be the hardiest.

00
Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Passion Flower Vine
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More