Wild Flowering Plants
Passiflora serratodigitata Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 960. 1753 "serrato-digitata.”
Indigenous rare vine of semi-open spots close to the forest edge.
Guadeloupe, Dominica, Martinique, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Greater Antilles (Hispaniola, Puerto Rico), Trinidad, Tobago, Mesoamerica, South America.
The fruit is similar to the normal cultivated passion fruit, and makes a delicious juice.
It is possible that this species was planted or encouraged in gardens close to the forest where it still persists.