Carolinas and Georgia

1036

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Malpighiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Passiflora lutea   FAMILY Passifloraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Passiflora lutea   FAMILY Passifloraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 131-01-003:
Passiflora lutea   FAMILY Passifloraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Yellow Passionflower


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Look for it in woodlands, forests, thickets, maritime forests, per Weakley's Flora

Herbaceous vine
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common

 

full sun partial shade shade ...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Greenish-yellow
Radially symmetrical
5 sepals
5 petals
5 stamens

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Dark purple
Berry

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



Passiflora lutea   FAMILY Passifloraceae

Yellow Passionflower