Passion Fruit (English), Poch'il (Maya) Maracuya (Spanish), Passiflora edulis, Passifloraceae Family. Passion fruit is a self pollinating vine that grows climbing with tendrils. Passion fruit vines' flowers are very exotic and aromatic, filled with nectar, excellent butterfly and bee attractants. Fruits ripe in May and June; its pulp is used extensively in fruit juice drinks or in baked desserts. Its aromatic. At Hacienda Chichen the Passion Fruit vine grows yellow fruits.