Passiflora hahnii

Decaloba/ Hahniopathanthus
South America 1872
Min -3°C 27°F

Passiflora hahnii. Very similar foliage to Passiflora membranacea, tempermental and slightly less hardy. The waxy pink/red operculum is really tough and it would need a strong bee to access the nectar. Hard to flower under cultivation and seed difficult to sprout. Sometimes confused with Passiflora guatemalensis but can be distinguished as below:-


P. hahnii

P. guatemalensis
Single flowers. No racemes. Flowers in pairs on racemes.
Flower centre deep red. Flower centre pale green.
Single tooth hairless stipules. Multi toothed hairy stipules.