Passion Flower (Passiflora incarnata)

 

Passion Flower family

Native perennial vine

Grows in fields, thickets and fencerows

Used as a larval food by the Gulf Fritillary and Variegated Fritillary butterflies, among others

Fruit green or orange, round or oval

Blooms June – September

Tennessee state wildflower

 

Passion Flower

Passion Flower Fruit

Gulf Fritillary

 

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