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Passiflora caerulea 'Constance Elliot' (Passion flower 'Constance Elliot')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
10m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
2m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
5-10 years
To maturity
Toxic - Harmful if eaten.
Toxic - Harmful if eaten.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Passiflora caerulea 'Constance Elliot'

Other names: Passion flower 'Constance Elliot'

Genus: Passiflora Passiflora

Variety or Cultivar: 'Constance Elliot' _ 'Constance Elliot' is a vigorous, fragrant climber with white flowers and pale blue or white filaments in the centre in summer, followed by egg-shaped, orange-yellow fruit.


Passiflora caerulea 'Constance Elliot' is: Evergreen

Flower: White in Summer

Foliage: Green in All seasons

Habit: Climbing

Toxicity: Harmful if eaten.

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Glasshouse red spider mite , Red spider mite (box and other) , Scale insects Glasshouse red spider mite , Red spider mite (box and other) , Scale insects

Diseases: Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods: Layering, Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Passiflora caerulea 'Constance Elliot' (Passion flower 'Constance Elliot') will reach a height of 10m and a spread of 2m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: Conservatory, Low Maintenance, Containers, Sub-Tropical, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: May be grown as a conservatory plant. If grown outdoors, choose a sheltered position in full sun, in fertile, moist, free-draining soil. May need some support for climbing. In the right conditions will be a vigorous grower.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)


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Botanical name: Passiflora caerulea 'Constance Elliot'

Other names: Passion flower 'Constance Elliot'

Genus: Passiflora Passiflora

Variety or Cultivar: 'Constance Elliot' _ 'Constance Elliot' is a vigorous, fragrant climber with white flowers and pale blue or white filaments in the centre in summer, followed by egg-shaped, orange-yellow fruit.


Passiflora caerulea 'Constance Elliot' is: Evergreen

Flower: White in Summer

Foliage: Green in All seasons

Habit: Climbing

Toxicity: Harmful if eaten.

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Glasshouse red spider mite , Red spider mite (box and other) , Scale insects

Diseases: Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods: Layering, Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Passiflora caerulea 'Constance Elliot' (Passion flower 'Constance Elliot') will reach a height of 10m and a spread of 2m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: Conservatory, Low Maintenance, Containers, Sub-Tropical, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: May be grown as a conservatory plant. If grown outdoors, choose a sheltered position in full sun, in fertile, moist, free-draining soil. May need some support for climbing. In the right conditions will be a vigorous grower.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)


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