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Purple Passionflower

Passiflora incarnata


The Passionflower is a host plant of the longwing butterfly family. Some species have growths on the plant that look like butterfly eggs so they will be left alone. They produce fruit known as "Maypops" or "Passionfruit". The flowers smell really good!


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Augusta, Georgia, USA

Spotted on Jul 17, 2013
Submitted on Jul 17, 2013

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