Plant Care Yellow Passionflower

Yellow Passionflower

About Yellow Passionflower

Yellow Passionflower is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is isn’t challenging to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Yellow Passionflower likes soil that is well draining. You may want to supplement with a gentle, organic fertilizer throughout the peak growing season.

Yellow Passionflower belongs to the Passiflora genus, and is native to the Eastern and South Central United States.


Passiflora lutea

How to care for Yellow Passionflower


How often to water your Yellow Passionflower

Water needs for Yellow Passionflower
0.5 cups
every 9

Yellow Passionflower needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Yellow Passionflower

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Yellow Passionflower in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Yellow Passionflower: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Yellow Passionflower love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Yellow Passionflower does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Yellow Passionflower

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Yellow Passionflower: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Yellow Passionflower after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Difficulty Level

Yellow Passionflower is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!

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Care Summary for Yellow Passionflower

Yellow Passionflower

Yellow Passionflower

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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