banana passionfruit
Passiflora mollissima (Kunth) BaileyPassifloraceae

common name synonyms: banana poka, tacso, bananadilla

scientific name synonyms: P. tomentosa??, P. tripartita (Juss.) Poir. var. mollisima (Kunth) Holm-Niels. & P. M. J?rg., Tacsonia mollissima Kunth

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Dilleniidae

order: Violales

growth form: vine

life history: perennial

level of invasiveness: benign

weedy in native range: No

noxious weed in the u.s.: Yes

type of introduction: Intentional

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: Europe

native range: South America

notes: introduced and invasive in the U.S. (PUSDA)

invasiveness notes: benign




Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth