Passiflora herbertiana

Family Passifloraceae

Native Passionfruit

Climber with hairy leaves and axillary tendrils.

Flowers: Yellow – orange, all year. Observed April 2009

Fruit: Green spotted berry to 5 cm long.


Gallery images: seed, seedling, rootstock, resprout


  • Moist forest in partial shade
  • Occasional in woodland at the Australian Botanic Garden
  • Probably resprouts after fire
  • Reported to be frost tolerant
  • Ants reported to feed on petiolar glands near base of leaf



Ecology of Cumberland Plain Woodland

Passiflora herbertiana plant

Passiflora herbertiana flower

Passiflora herbertiana fruit