Passiflora I.D. Please

crazy4bugsJune 23, 2008

I bought this plant at Home Depot, but I'm not sure what the type of passiflora is because the tag didn't mention what kind it was.

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I think it definitely looks like some sort of cultivar of Passiflora x violacea, which is a hybrid between Passiflora caerulea (Blue Crown Passion Vine) and Passiflora racemosa. But there are a lot of these types, and I am not very familiar with them. But I think it looks like 'Victoria'. Whatever it is, it looks very nice.

    Bookmark   June 23, 2008 at 6:30PM
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I have absolutely no idea but I just love that flower. The color is beautiful. I wish the HD here carried something other then P. caerulea. Nobody around here carries passies. I have to get them mail order, through friends, trades or grow them from seed.

    Bookmark   June 23, 2008 at 10:18PM
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Hi there,

Am no expert, but happened to have a library book handy on passion flowers. Indeed, the picture here of P.x violacea 'Victoria'looks just like your flower.

    Bookmark   June 26, 2008 at 10:57AM
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Thanks for all your help!
I greatly appreciate it!

    Bookmark   June 26, 2008 at 1:42PM
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passionlove(z 9 FL)

Yep I think it's Victoria too.

    Bookmark   June 26, 2008 at 5:53PM
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