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Passiflora pallens

Passiflora pallens Poepp. ex Masters

Passion Flower, Passion Vine, Pineland Passion-flower, Pineland Passionflower, Pineland Passionvine

Passifloraceae (Passion-flower family)


USDA Symbol: PAPA14

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Vine
Size Notes: Stems up to about 30 feet long.
Fruit: Yellow to yellowish orange, up to more than 1 inch in diameter.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec
Bloom Notes: Filaments green basally, with alternating bands of white and purple apically.


Native Distribution: Known in North America only in Florida where it is listed as endangered.
Native Habitat: Margins of and sunny openings within mesic to wet tropical to subtropical woodlands.

Web Reference

Webref 57 - Atlas of Florida Plants (2020) Institute for Systematic Botany
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Passiflora pallens in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Passiflora pallens in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Passiflora pallens


Record Modified: 2020-11-02
Research By: CBR

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