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Passiflora I.D. Please

Posted by crazy4bugs SoCal z10 (My Page) on
Mon, Jun 23, 08 at 17:52

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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RE: Passiflora I.D. Please

Hello,

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.


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RE: Passiflora I.D. Please

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.
Karyn


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RE: Passiflora I.D. Please

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.


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RE: Passiflora I.D. Please

Thanks for all your help!
I greatly appreciate it!
crazy4bugs


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RE: Passiflora I.D. Please

Yep I think it's Victoria too.


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