Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Passiflora x buonapartea Baxt.

A Passiflora alata x P. quadrangularis hybrid with fragrant, red-crimson flowers with red, white and blue corona.  [RHSD].

Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.

History at Camden Park

The only reference to this plant is a handwritten note in an 1850 catalogue held in the Mitchell Library collection [MP A2947A].  Certainly grown in the gardens at this time.


Published Jan 31, 2010 - 12:27 PM | Last updated Jul 29, 2010 - 02:08 PM

Family Passifloraceae
Region of origin

Garden origin

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Passiflora buonapartea 

Confidence level high