Passiflora foetida L.

Common name

English: Fetid Passionflower, Scarletfruit Passionflower, Stinking Passionflower

German: Stinkende Passionsblume

Mandarin: 龙珠果 (long zhu guo)

Portuguese: Maracujá de cheiro

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2287)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2189)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1849)

      Order: Violales (55)

        Family: Passifloraceae (9) (family description)

          Genus: Passiflora (6)

           Epithet: foetida L. (4)

Synonym: Dysosmia foetida (Linnaeus) M. Roemer

foetida => evil smelling

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple, white

External links

Check for Passiflora foetida at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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