Passiflora davidii | The Italian Collection of Maurizio Vecchia

Passiflora davidii, information, classification, temperatures. etymology of Passiflora davidii. Discover the Italian Passiflora Collection by Maurizio Vecchia.

Passiflora davidii | The Italian Collection of Maurizio Vecchia

Systematics (J. Macdougal et al., 2004)

SUBGENUS: passiflora
SUPERSECTION: stipulata
SECTION: granadillastrum (presunta)


GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION OR ORIGIN:

French Guiana.


MINIMUM TEMPERATURE: 12 °C


IDEAL MINIMUM TEMPERATURE: 15 °C


ETYMOLOGY:

Dedicated to David Rignon, alive. David lives in French Guiana near the town of Cacao.  I met him personally and he led us both in the forest and along the Compté River.
He discovered and reported new species of passiflore.


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Passiflora davidii | The Italian Collection of Maurizio Vecchia