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Wild Yellow Passion Flower (Passiflora lutea)

San Antonio, TX(Zone 8b)

Wild Yellow Passion Flower
Passiflora lutea


Passiflora lutea seems to spring up everywhere ... have to pull up a lot of them or they will entwine themselves around my plants. Gulf fritillary caterpillars love the leaves so I leave a few. These are young leaves and were damaged by a freeze. The leaves are usually a darker green. (San Antonio, Tx.)

Thumbnail by htop
Cambridge, MA

The photo is of Cocculus carolinus, not Passiflora lutea.

San Antonio, TX(Zone 8b)

Hi, calopogon,

I have Cocculus carolinus vines also. I believe these leaves are from a Passiflora lutea. The photo is deceiving due to the angle and it was taken at night with a flash. However, I will look into it further.

Thank you,
Hazel

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