[NAFEX] cold hardy Passiflora
lreich at hvc.rr.com
Thu Aug 26 18:45:45 EDT 2004
If you look in the maypop chapter of my book UNCOMMON FRUITS FOR EVERY
GARDEN, you'll find a few paragraphs on what breeding has been done
On Aug 26, 2004, at 4:41 PM, Mark Lee wrote:
> Maypop (Passiflora incarnata) is a cold hardy relative of the tropical
> passionfruit (Passiflora edulis). I have seen maypop growing around
> town, although it is not native here. Is anyone aware of any attempts
> to crossbreed these two species? I found reference to Passiflora x.
> colvilli which is supposedly a hybrid of maypop and a tropical
> passionfruit, but I have been unable to dig up any sources for this
> plant. On a related note, is there anyone that has access to both
> species that would be interested in trying this cross?
> -Mark Lee, Seattle, zone 8a
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