USDA Symbol:PALU2 USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Passiflora lutea var. glabriflora
Yellow Passion Flower
Location: 1.5 km North of Loop 1604, on East side of Blanco Road.
Habitat: Climbing on Quercus on very dry roadside. Partial shade; limestone soil.
Description: Wiry vine, climbing by axillary tendrils. Leaves to 3.5 cm long x 4 cm wide, 3-lobed. Petioles to 4.5 cm long. Lobes incised to 1/3 length of leaf, rounded at base, broadly rounded to obtuse apically. Middle lobe mucronate. Infloresence not present. Fruit globose, purplish-black, 1.5x1 cm, glabrous. Seeds 6-12, obcordate, 4-5 mm long x 3 mm, w/6-7 tranverse ridges.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Jun 6, 1992
Specimen number: 454