Passiflora \\\"Banana Polka\\\" growing wildly in Waimea, Kaua\\\'i , Hawai\\\'i
Wild Banana poka in Koke'e State Park, Kaua'i, Hawai'i.
Growing over the fence onto the street side from the San Francisco Botanical Garden. Taking over.
Taken 8/13/05. It had so many seed pods all over it.
This vine was covering at least a block.
Heres my little sprout :) Z6 Southern Ontario Canada
P. tripartita var. mollissima, aka the "true" mollissima, not P. tarminiana. Note the campanulate (bell-shaped) flower.
Passiflora tripartita var. mollissima. First flower of rooted cutting obtained last Fall (2010)
Passiflora tripartita var. mollissima: Closeup. I just love the detail and color contrast. Almost unreal.
Passiflora mollisima: Banana Passion Fruit, grown from seed with first flower showing