Passiflora incarnata, Passion Flower, Maypop

Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic

Found naturally* along roadsides, pastures, and open woods, the exotic flowers and edible fruit of Purple Passionflower make this unique vine a striking ornamental plant for the garden. The common name, Maypop, refers to the fruit, which makes a loud popping sound when stomped on.

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Passiflora incarnata, Purple Passionflower, Maypop
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