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Purple passionflower

Passiflora incarnata


Flowers from a perennial vine. I love the passion flowers petals and prominent styles and stamens, just unlike anything else in the southeastern coastal plain.


These beauties were spotted on a plot of land where my family and I planted longleaf pine trees (Pinus palustris) about 5 years ago. First time I have seen them growing here! This plant in general need relatively open areas, as they require at least a half day’s worth of direct sunlight.


The flowers and fruits provide great wildlife value for bees, butterflies, birds and other animals.

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Georgia, USA

Spotted on Jun 4, 2016
Submitted on Jun 6, 2016

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