Passiflora glauca Dryand


Family: Passifloraceae

Genus: Passiflora

History: 

Published in Hortus Kew. (W. Aiton) 3: 308 in 1789. Synonym of Passiflora stipulata Aubl.

Also published in Bot. Reg. 1: 88 in 1815.

From Bot. Reg. Aublet, by whom the species was first recorded, found it growing naturally in Cayenne, but did not see the blossom. Introduced in 1779 by Messrs. Lee and Kennedy, of the Hammersmith nursery.

Other names listed in Bot. Reg.:

Passiflora stipulata Aubl. - accepted name


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