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 species ‘Granadilla from Lima’

No description is extant.


Horticultural & Botanical History

No data.


History at Camden Park

A plant was presented to the Sydney Botanic Gardens by William Macarthur on 27th September 1847.  Possibly sent as seed from Tahiti by Bidwill and raised by Macarthur.  Nothing more is known of this plant.



Published Feb 18, 2009 - 02:38 PM | Last updated Oct 21, 2011 - 03:01 PM

Family Passifloraceae
Region of origin

South America, Peru

Common Name


Name in the Camden Park Record

Granadilla from Lima 


Confidence level low