Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Passiflora edulis

Classification

Passiflora [genus] (9)
edulis [species]

Classification

Passiflora [genus] (9)
edulis [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Curaçao
  • Saba
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Presence status
  • Introduced (2) - Curaçao
  • Introduced (2) - Saba
  • Introduced (2) - Sint Eustatius
  • Natural distribution S. America
    Distribution description Native to southern America.
    Notes on presence status Cultivated and escaped in the West Indies.

    Publications

    • Axelrod, F.S. 2015. A Systematic Vademecum to the Vascular Plants of Sint Eustatius. 179 pp.
    • Mori, S.A., Gracie, C.A. 2007. Flowering Plants. Plants and Lichens of Saba Virtual Herbarium of The New York Botanical Garden. [link]
    • Stoffers, A.L. 1966. Passifloraceae. Flora of the Netherlands Antilles 2: 56-64.
    • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]