African Plant Database

Passiflora edulis Sims
Protologue : Bot. Mag. 45: pl. 1989 (1818)
Information on the genus : Passiflora
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Passiflora incarnata L. (1753)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Climber Ht 2 - 15 m. Alt 800 - 2000 m. Distribution: GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb, Vine; Subhumid; Forest, Anthropic; 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m, 1500-1999 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (2015). Flore du Gabon. Paris 46: 85
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 22: 127 (1976).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°114633 modified 2006-11-16
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