Passiflora edulis Sims

  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Passifloraceae
  • Species : Passiflora edulis
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Passiflora edulis Sims
  • Common name : Passion fruit, Juice fruit
  • Collection Nos : CS 4446
  • Key identification features : Moderate-sized climber. Leaves are simple, three lobed and deeply toothed along margins. Flowers are large and showy. Corrolary corona is four to five ranked, outer series being longer. Fruit is globose, fragrant when ripe, juicy and edible.
  • Habit : Climber
  • Native : Brazil
  • Comments : Fruit is juicy and edible
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Collection Locality : Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Dakshina Kannada, Kodagu, Mysore, Udupi
  • Floras referred : Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi


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