Passiflora incarnata L., Sp. Pl. 959 1753 (syn: Granadilla incarnata (L.) Medik.; Passiflora edulis var. kerii (Spreng.) Mast.; Passiflora kerii Spreng.; Passiflora rigidula Jacq.);
USA (Alabama, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia,
Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, Mississippi,
North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas,
Virginia, West Virginia), New Guinea (alpine (I)), Vietnam (I), Myanmar [Burma]
(I),
New Caledonia (I), Belize (I), Madagascar (I)
as per Catalogue of Life;

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Passion Flower For ID : Flower Show,Mumbai : 12FEB17 : AK-21 : 4 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)

Passion Flower completely Purple in color seen at the Flower Show last month (12.2.17)


Pl. Check comparative images in EFI,  if available. 


… has suggested to check Passiflora incarnata.


May be some hybrid of Passiflora edulis as per
I had sent this picture to both …  
Both have written back saying this is Purple Passion Flower, Passiflora incarnata L.
… had replied on my other post by mistake. 


Thanks, … But this does not appear to be true Passiflora incarnata.
But it is possible that it may be some Passiflora incarnate hybrid.


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