PlantsPassifloraPassiflora Aphrodite's Purple Nightie™

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Aphrodite's Purple Nightie™
Cultivar name: 'Aphrodite's Purple Nightie'
Also sold as:
Aphrodites Purple Nightie

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Listed as sterile
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger


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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2015-06-12
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2015-06-10
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Plant Events from our members
chelle On June 8, 2015 Bloomed
*Plants started early in seller's GH.*
Vines 18" long at planting time - 5 weeks later vines at 9' in length and many buds are present. First bud opened this morning. Potted (and root-bound) plant double-planted in a larger container of homemade compost is far-surpassing its in-ground counterpart.
chelle On May 1, 2015 Transplanted
One in-ground, one in container, SW window trellis.
Shanklin206 On June 1, 2019 Bloomed
Planted into an 8 gallon pot and placed in the SE corner of our apartment balcony. Ran string up from the railing to the overhang for vertical spread and hoping it will also run along the railing horizontally.
beckyk On September 5, 2020 Bloomed
I am in Pittsburgh area. Planted this in late May. The plant grew like crazy, but only started to bloom in September. I'm afraid the buds are going to get a frost before most of them even bloom.
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