Passiflora pallens

Pineland passionflower, pale passionvine

Passifloraceae

wildlife plant  


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Use this link to get more info about this plant from the USF Institute for Systematic Botany

Plant Specifics

Form: vine
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Flower Color: flower color   flower color      white,purple
Fruit Color: fruit color      green
Noted for: Showy flowers, showy fruits, aroma, fragrance, interesting foliage

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Use on trellis or scramble up a mature tree.
Considerations: Blooms spring through fall. The flowers close during the evening and open in late morning or early afternoon.
Propagation: Cuttings, seed
Availability: FNPS plant sales
Light: light requirement   light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant  
Pollinated by bees. Does not seem to be as attractive for butterflies as its cousins P. incarnata and P. suberosa.
Native Habitats: Pineland hammocks and edges of forested wetlands.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   9B,10A,10B,11

Other Comments:

This is listed as an ENDANGERED plant.