Digital Herbaria

Passiflora foetida var. gossypiifolia

Passiflora foetida L. var. gossypiifolia (Desv. ex Ham.) Masters

Cottonleaf passionflower, Corona de cristo

Passifloraceae (Passion-Flower Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), HI (I)
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Specimen & Label Data

Passiflora foetida var. gossypifolia

Corona de Cristo, Passion Flower


Location: 90 m S of the Y in path near horse pens. N of path--Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Clamboring on Rosa bracteata. Nominal moisture, full sun; alkaline soil. Single plant. Rare in the community.

Description: Herbaceous annual vine, climbing by axillary simple tendrils. Leaves alternate, simple, stipulate, 3-lobed, about 50 mm long x 45 mm wide. Plant viscous throughout. Bracts 3 cm long, tri-pinnatisect, ultimate segments gland tipped. Flowers 2+ cm wide, purplish.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Jun 29, 1987
Specimen number: 246

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0471
Accession Date: Jul 27, 1993
Accession Number: 36

Annotations: SCXXB

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