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Passionfruit - Black

Passiflora edulis
An attractive and hardy black passionfruit grown from seed of the popular Misty Gem variety. The juicy orange flesh has a sweet aromatic flavour. Will tolerate light frosts.

$19.75 ($14.75-$19.75 choose a size)

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Specifications of Passionfruit - Black

Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1+ Beneficial (cross pollination helps with fruit set)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months January, February, March, October, November, December

Fertiliser All Purpose, Compost, Seaweed, PotAsh

Growth Rate Fast

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Pollinators for the Passionfruit - Black

Black passionfruit vine can set fruit on its ownbut it is definitely improved with the use of hand pollination and even more so when the pollen is taken from any of these vines shown below1135

Passionfruit - Select Black

$19.75 ($14.90-$19.75 choose a size)

High quality black passionfruit selection. Heavy bearing and self pollinating with very well filled fruit.

Passionfruit - Supersweet 96A

$14.90

Grafted Pink Skinned passion fruit cropping most of the year. Large with sweet juicy pulp grafted onto Fusarium resistant rootstock. This variety is owned by APIA and cannot be propagated without permission.

Passionfruit - Misty Gem

$24.90 ($9.75-$24.90 choose a size)

Known to be the tastiest of all the Passionfruit varieties, the pulp varies in colour from bright yellow to pumpkin colour with a flavour that is refreshing, guava-like and tangy. A commercial selection that is only available to commercial growers. "This variety is owned by APIA and cannot be propagated without permission"Misty Gem is clonally propagated as a grafted variety. Unfortunately, over the years the vigour and health of this vine has been deteriorating and has been identified by the Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation as a variety in need of replacing with productive new varieties with an expanded genetic diversity. At Daleys we will no longer be propagating this variety.

Passionfruit - Sunshine Splash

$19.75 ($17.90-$19.75 choose a size)

A selection of Sunshine Special that produce an abundance of purple fruit. Suitable for planting in cold climates but thrives in warm areas. Best grown in a sunny, well drained position with adequate support. This cutting grown selection will not produce suckers. keep moist. Fertilize in the spring with a potassium rich fertilizer as the flowers appear. Prune the side shoots until the main stem reaches 1.5 m. Prune to size in autumn and fertilize with a complete fertilizer.

Passionfruit - Sweetheart

$24.90 ($9.75-$24.90 choose a size)

A very sweet fruit with a high pulp content. Fruits are highly sought after due to the productivity of the vines and are one of the highest yielding black passionfruit selections.A commercial selection that is only available to commercial growers. "This variety is owned by APIA and cannot be propagated without permission"Sweetheart is clonally propagated as a grafted variety. Unfortunately, over the years the vigour and health of this vine has been deteriorating and has been identified by the Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation as a variety in need of replacing with productive new varieties with an expanded genetic diversity. At Daleys we will no longer be propagating this variety.

Passionfruit - Nellie Kelly

$19.90 ($19.75-$19.90 choose a size)

An excellent variety of passionfruit that has been well proven over the years. Plant in full sun and give regular moisture during the growing season for an abundant crop of delicious passionfruit.

Passionfruit - Black

$19.75 ($14.75-$19.75 choose a size)

An attractive and hardy black passionfruit grown from seed of the popular Misty Gem variety. The juicy orange flesh has a sweet aromatic flavour. Will tolerate light frosts.
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Passionfruit - Panama Red Pandora

$17.75 ($17.75-$19.75 choose a size)

An excellent selection that is vigorous and more tropical than the black. Fruit is red skinned, large and sweet with a superb flavour. Heavy cropping and self pollinating.
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Passionfruit - Panama Red

$18.90 ($18.75-$18.90 choose a size)

A hybrid passionfruit that is vigorous and more tropical than the black. The large fruit has attractive red skin and crops very heavily from Autumn through to Spring.
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Blueberry - Burst (PBR)

$29.00 ($29.00-$99.00 choose a size)

The fruit is a crisp fleshed, sweet fruit, harvested over 3 - 4 months resulting in a constant supply of delicious, healthy fruit, filled with anti oxidants. Blueberries have been nick named Brain Berries and Youth Berries because of the high anti oxidant levels in them. This variety is an evergreen,naturally dwarfing variety growing to 1.0m high x 0.75m in width. It is self fruitful and because of its low chilling requirement can be grown anywhere in Australia. This variety has been growing in trials in both warmer and cooler climates in Australia with great success in all climates.

Blueberry - Kisses (PBR)

$29.00 ($29.00-$99.00 choose a size)

Characterized by it enormous fruit size and naturally dwarfing habit, this self pollinating Blueberry is perfect for planting with the Blueberry Burst to extend the fruiting season. Low chill variety flowering and fruiting over a 4 to 6 month period with exceptionally high yield. Trialled successfully in both hot and cold climates in Australia. Protected by Plant Breeders Right (PBR)Developed by Plantnet.
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Dwarf Apple - Tropic Sweet

$39.00 ($39.00-$79.00 choose a size)

A low chill, deliciously sweet and crunchy apple. Bears two weeks before Anna. On a semi dwarfing rootstock, ideal for backyard plantings and container specimens.
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Kiwifruit - Male Sweetie

$39.00 ($29.00-$39.00 choose a size)

A very low chill male non fruiting kiwifruit for pollinating the Sweetie Kiwifruit selection.

Passionfruit - Black Reviews & Tips

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Lani
★★★ 5months ago

ELTHAM, NSW

Passionfruit - Black

these are struggling, pale yellow leaves...fed them chicken poop yesterday and seasol a week ago...they dont love it here.

hubert
★★★★ 7months ago

BURWOOD, VIC

Passionfruit - Black

Starts to grow. Best performer out of the 3 different passion fruit species I bought

Margaret
★★★★★ 1y ago

STANTHORPE, QLD

Passionfruit - Black

A wonderful plant

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MelbFruit
★★★★★ 2y ago

NEWPORT, VIC, Australia

Prolific grower. Great flavorful and sweet fruit.

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Luong21
★★★ 7y ago

MT WAVERLEY, VIC, Australia

Grows extremely fast except for winter when growth slows. Just started flowering hoping for fruit excited for some delicious fruit. Has fragrant flowers.

branny1
7y ago

RUNCORN, QLD, Australia

Tried but DIED. I had this planted along the same wall as my Panama, about a meter away, same growing conditions and same treatment. The black was fussy, wilted badly without twice daily watering in my Brisbane heat even after growing strong in the gro...

Passion
★★★★ 9y ago

TEMORA, NSW, Australia

I love the fruit.

Rob19
10y ago

WEST FOOTSCRAY, VIC

Always looks sick

gardengirl
★★★★ 11y ago

Illawarra, NSW

Don't know about the tradition of burying a animal liver/heart underneath so sprinkled in some iron chelates and is shooting away.

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TheShack1
★★★★★ 12y ago

Carlton North, Vic, Australia

This one has been doing extremely well, with up to two hundred fruit each season. Some unripe fruit even have been staying on the vine over winter.

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bizibee
★★★★ 12y ago

FERNTREE GULLY, VIC, Australia

Bought not long ago from bunnings.  Currently still in it's pot under my front veranda in shade.  Preparing area for planting.  So far doing well, it's trying to climb up my window pane.

CoolClimate1
★★★ 12y ago

Yass, NSW, Australia

I love passionfruit so bought this in 2009. Did nothing in a pot for a year, so I decided to bite the bullet & put it in the ground. Immediately took off. Badly knocked by the frost by the end of winter (we had a bad winter for frosts), but coming back...

Grant
★★★ 12y ago

Lennox Head, NSW, Australia

love the fruit, vine is giving protection over stairs and privacy

Hayden
★★★★★ 13y ago

bateau bay, nsw, australia

purchased at bunnings.fast

Abhijit
★★ 13y ago

Holsworthy, NSW, Australia

Didn't grow after I planted it last spring. Some leaves seem to be appearing so I have fertilised. Lets see what happensHasn't done much since planting. Looks dead

karl1974
★★★ 13y ago

mannering park, n.s.w, Australia

nice tasteing fruit

Karena
★★★★★ 13y ago

Chidlow, wa, Australia

it tastes yum and I somehow managed to put it in 'just the right spot'. After I planted it it was struggling, but then I had a baby and started chucking his bathwater on there every day - about 9ltrs, and it took off - it is growing like crazy with m...

amethsytgerry
★★ 13y ago

lower acacia creek, nsw, australia

survived the frost

veggypatchmeg
★★★★★ 13y ago

Kadina, SA, Australia

I am keen to find some seeds to grow

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Getafix
★★★★★ 14y ago

New Lambton, NSW, Australia

Planted a small seedling in November, hoping i might get some fruit next spring. However less than 6 months later it is covering the entrie trellis and flowers everywhere, sometimes over 10 a day. It needed some help from me for pollination, but there ...

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magsgaz1
★★★★★ 14y ago

Wooloowin, QLD, Australia

This one forms an arch over the gate into chook run. It has a lot of fruit on it already, after only 1 year.

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msjekyll
★★★ 14y ago

GORDON, NSW, Australia

Growing strongly now established.  No fruit yet.Only a few flowers this year and no fruit - wondering if possums or the like have stolen the flowers.Loved the wet 2012 flowered a bit but still only one fruit ...Well the storm in April 2015 took out th...

kittykate
★★ 14y ago

Valley Heights, NSW, Australia

the yellow passionafruit i have grown from seed is doing much better thank the black. have fertilised. it is in a big pot, along with a yellow passionfruit. dont want a repeat of before where the graft stock kept coming up everywhere.

louisespencer1
14y ago

Flagstaff Hill, SA, Australia

I live in the uk and this was purchased for my daughter and son in law. They think they probably planted in the wrong place and perhaps didn't water it enough.

CasONeill1
★★★★ 14y ago

Fairfield, VIC, Australia

Always does well in Melbourne - I'm about to order more!

CasONeill1
★★★ 14y ago

Fairfield, VIC, Australia

Thriving although all my passionfruit had a really hard time last summer with temperatures in Melbourne up to 47C and hot dry winds

Jo Ludeman
16y ago

Moyhu, VIC, Australia, Australia

Passionfruit - Black

Am about to plant a Ned Kelly Black as recommended for Southern States. The old vine is huge but no longer bares fruit. Can any one tell me how long is a passion fruits productive life?

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