Family – Passifloraceae

Family – Passifloraceae. 2 genera in Sri Lanka

  1. PASSIFLORACEAE

150.01. ADENIA Forssk.

A.hondala (Gaertn.) de Wilde [Modecca palmata Lam.] S:hondala, pota-honda

A.wightiana (Wall, ex Wight & Arn.) Engl.  [Modecca wigluiana Wall, ex Wight & Arn.] subsp. wightiana

150.02. PASSIFLORA L.

P.antioquiensis H. Karst.

P.caerulea L. E:blue passion fruit

P.edulis Sims* E:banana passion fruit, passion fruit, sweet cup

P.foetida L.

P.laurifolia L* E: water melon

P.ligularis Juss.

P.mollissima (HBK) Bailey E:banana passion fruit

P.quadrangularis L. E:granadilla S:desi-puhul, tun-tun

P.suberosa L.

P.subpeltata Ortega [Passiflora stipulate, sensu TrimenJ

 

Reference – A CHECK LIST OF THE FLOWERING PLANTS; Lilani Kumudini Senaratna, B.Sc. (Colombo) M.Phil. (OUSL), Department of Botany, The Open University of Sri Lanka, Nawala, Nugegoda.  Published by National Science Foundation 47/5, Maitland, Place Colombo 7 SRI LANKA

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