Our passionfruit are grown in southern Miami-Dade county, a subtropical climate. Perfect for passionfruit which needs heat and humidity to grow.
Any color, great taste
Passionfruit's outside color may vary from green to purple, but the insides have the same great taste.
a vineyard, yes
Grapes, no. Passionfruit grows on vines much like grapes. We support the vines with posts and wires to help the vine and the fruit to grow.
Loves our iron-rich soils
We grow passionfruit in an area called the Redlands. As you can see, it's appropriately named.
it starts with a flower
As the flower fades, a fruit will (fingers crossed) grow. See below...
Don't pick this fruit!
Passionfruit has a mind of its own. We gently shake the vine and the fruit decides whether or not to drop into our harvesting basket.
planted to meet growing demand and sometimes to re-coup after a hurricane. That's farming in the tropics.
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