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Gynura bicolor

Hardy Passion Plant

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Item #: 1254

Zones: 7b to 10b

Height: 40" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Himalayan Mountains

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?


Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.


This is one of the hot new plants for both gardens and color bowls. Hardy passion plant is a unique tropical looking perennial from the Himalayas. It starts out from a dormant crown and bursts forth with fleshy stalks to 4' in length. Each stalk is draped with exquisite fleshy leaves that are black with nicely contrasting green veins. In early fall, the clumps are topped with tiny yellow orange daisy-like flowers... guaranteed to get everyone asking... whatzit?