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Purple
Passion Flower

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Purple Passion Flower

Passiflora incarnata

Purple passion flower is a fast growing perennial vine that employs tendrils to grab hold of adjacent shrubs, structure and other supports to lift itself. The large serrated leaves grow 5-6 in wide by 6 to 8 in long. They typically have three to five lobes and are arranged alternately on the stem with flowers and branches emerging from the axil. All of the passion flowers have beautifully complex blossoms and Purple passion flower is no exception. These have 2-3 in diameters and are composed of 10 white tepals arranged in a shallow bowl shape above which is arranged fringe of purple and white filaments, called the corona. Purple passion flower is native to southeastern United States.

Maypop, Apricot vine

Regional Names
  • Hindi:
    झुमका लता
  • Marathi:
    कृष्णकमळ
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Taxanomy

MALPIGHIALES
PASSIFLORACEAE
Passiflora incarnata

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