||Passiflora glabra Mill., Passiflora hirsuta L.
|| Wild passionfruit
|English / Trade Name
||Corky Passion Flower, corkystem passionflower, devil's pumpkin, indigo berry,
|Vernacular /Local Name
||Up to 1800 m
||Common; edges of scrub forests, grassy localities.
||Native of tropical America, naturalized in most of the continent
|Distribution in Haryana
||Ambala, Gurgaon, Kurukshetra, Morni-Pinjore, Yamuna Nagar
||Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
|Description of Species
||Climber with striated angled stems; stem glabrous or pubescent with corky bark. Leaves polymorphic but tend to be deeply 3-lobed, sometimes entire rather than 3-lobed; stipules are linear-lanceolate; tendril unbranched. Flowers, white with purple base. Sepal 6 greenish-yellow or white with a hypanthium. Fruit berry; berries globose and turn from green to bluish-black or purplish-black as they mature.
||Leaves polymorphic but tend to be deeply 3-lobed, sometimes entire rather than 3-lobed; stipules are linear-lanceolate; tendril unbranched