Passion Fruit Farming: How to get 15-20 tonnes per hectare

Passion fruit, a climbing vine, may be a versatile crop whose demand is growing in  export as well as domestic markets. The fruit are often eaten fresh or consumed after extracting the pulp and creating juice. The juice is used in a very  many forms of products and also the pulp could also be added to completely different dishes. A large range of cosmetic merchandise and food flavours are derived from the fruit that’s made in Vitamins A and C and carotene. Varieties Yellow and purple varieties exist. Purple varieties…

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profitable passion fruit farming in kenya

Passion-fruit

Passion fruit farming All you need to know about passion fruits farming Varieties to grow in Kenya Purple Passion: (Passiflora edulis) … Yellow Passion: – (Passiflora edulis var flavicarpa) … Sweet Passion or Sweet granadilla: – (Passiflora ligularis) … Giant Passion or Granilla:- (Passiflora quadrangularis) … Banana Passion:- (Passiflora mollissima) Purple varieties do better at higher altitudes areas than the yellow types which does well in warmer areas. Yellow types tend to yield higher and are more resistant to diseases. Ecological requirement Altitude – Passion fruits do well in a wide…

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