Passiflora Leaf Drop – What To Do For A Passion Vine Dropping Leaves

By Bonnie L. Grant Passion vine is one of the more attractive blooming plants. Their complex flowers are brilliantly colored and often lead to edible fruits. Passion flower leaf loss can be the plant’s response to a host of things, from insects to cultural incompatibility. It could also simply be zonal or related to the time of year. Some clues regarding leaf drop on passion vine will help us sort out the causes and solutions. Why is My Passiflora Losing Leaves? Passion flower is an intricate blooming plant whose flowers were used to teach the Stations of the Cross. Several varieties are native to North America and many are hardy to USDA zones 7 to 10. Some varieties are tropical and not frost hardy, causing them to lose leaves during cold snaps and often die. If you find a hardy passion vine dropping leaves, causes may be fungal, insect related