Can I use passion flower while pregnant?

Answer Passion flower is an herb that is commonly taken for insomnia and anxiety. It must not be taken while pregnant, as it can stimulate the uterus to contract and could cause early labor or spontaneous... Read More »

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Passion Flower or Maypop?

Called by many names, passion flower or Maypop (Passiflora incarnata) belongs to the genus Passiflora, which encompasses more than 400 species. Its distinctive flowers and fast-vining habit mark th... Read More »

How do I care for the passion flower?

IndoorsPlace the passion flower in an area with bright light for at least four hours per day, but avoid direct sunlight. Water it regularly to keep the soil moist when the flower is in the growing ... Read More »

Can a passion flower be harmful?

Passionflower, otherwise known as Passiflora incarnata, is not shown to be harmful when taken in recommended dosages. If taken in large doses the herb can stimulate uterine tissues because of the ... Read More »

The Meaning of the Passion Flower?

The U.S. Department of Agriculture lists 41 plants that have "passionflower" as part of their name. Passiflora L., known simply as passionflower, is the first name on the USDA's list. It grows in 1... Read More »