Nellie Kelly Grafted Black

← Part of Nellie Kelly, Fruits

Nellie Kelly is most famous for its unique method of grafting popular passionfruit vines onto hardier rootstock vine. This creates plants that are less susceptible to disease, pests and frosts and allows for greater fruit production. Pohlmans are excited to be the QLD grower of this great range.

  • Produces round, medium sized fruit that are soft to firm with a juicy tanginess that sweetens as the fruit wrinkles and matures over summer and autumn.
  • Self-fertile, requiring only one plant
  • Will cover an area of 6 to 8 square metres during an 8-10 year lifespan, producing up to 400 pieces of fruit each season
  • Suitable for most climates