Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1035

Herbaceous vine
Perennial

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

Common

Look for it on roadsides, in fencerows, thickets, fields, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade ...Moist ...Variable ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Bluish/White
Radially symmetrical
5 sepals
5 petals
5 stamens

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Green
Berry

 

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

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

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Passiflora incarnata   FAMILY Passifloraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 131-01-001:
Passiflora incarnata   FAMILY Passifloraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Passionflower, Maypop