Passiflora tarminiana

Family Passifloraceae

Species Profile

Species classification Naturalised
Common namesBanana Passion Flower, Banana Passion Fruit, Banana Passion Vine, Banana Passion-fruit, Banana passionflower, Banana Passionfruit, Banana Poka, Passion-flower Vine, Pink Banana Passionfruit
SynonymsPassiflora mollissima (Kunth) L.H.Bailey
Growth formVine/scrambler/climber
Seed dispersal morphologyFleshy fruit/Edible/Aril
Maximum height (m)20
Capable of vegetative reproductionInformation unavailable
Native rangeSouth America
Exotic range (Australia)SA, QLD, NSW, VIC, TAS
Exotic range (other)Pacific Ocean Islands, Indian Ocean Islands
Habitat types (exotic)Forest, Disturbed areas (including trails), Riparian systems, Woodland, Wastelands, Agricultural land
Soil type (exotic)Moist soils, Loamy, Clay, Well-drained
Decade of introduction1890

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Climate scenario Australia ACT NSW NT QLD SA TAS VIC WA
Current climate 3003802230344212
RCP 8.5 2050 3003802630403212
RCP 8.5 2070 300340243046364

Maps of Habitat Suitability & Recorded Occurrences

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Current suitable habitat

2050 suitable habitat
(RCP 8.5)

2070 suitable habitat
(RCP 8.5)

Recorded occurrences

Recorded occurrences


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Further Information