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This col­umn is adapted from the weekly e-zine, get grow­ing, from New Zealand Gar­dener mag­a­zine. For gardening ad­vice de­liv­ered to your in­box ev­ery Fri­day, sign up for Get Grow­ing at: get­grow­ing.co.nz

Pas­sion­fruit like free-drain­ing, light soil and a shel­tered spot and can be trained along fences, trel­lises and up ve­ran­das.Make sure you dig in plenty of com­post when plant­ing, and feed them with a gen­eral balanced fer­tiliser when plant­ing and then twice through­out the grow­ing sea­son. Vines planted now should fruit within 9-18 months.

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