Genus of about 500 species of mainly evergreen climbers, with exquisite, clock-faced flowers, each featuring a central construction, consisted of numerous filaments, called the corona, situated under the stamens that resemble clock hands.
Latin name: Passiflora quadrangularis "Macrocarpa"
Grow in full usn or part shade, in moderately moist, well-drained soils and tropical or subtropical climates.
Train on fences and trellises.
Propagated by semi-woody cuttings in summer.
Undivided leaves and red flowers the crowns of which are banded with successive rows of white and purple rays. The flowers are soon followed by large, egg-shaped, green fruits.