Plant Care Banana passionflower

Banana passionflower

Also known as

Banana poka

Taxonomy

Passiflora tripartita
Passiflora
Passifloraceae
Malpighiales

How to care for Banana passionflower

Water

How often to water your Banana passionflower

Water needs for Banana passionflower
0.5 cups
every 9

Banana 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.

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Banana passionflower in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Banana passionflower: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Banana passionflower love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Banana passionflower does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Banana passionflower in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Banana passionflower

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Banana 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 Banana passionflower after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Banana passionflower

Banana passionflower


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

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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