PASSIFLORACEAE,  Passion Flower Family

Herbaceous vines climbing by tendrils opposite the leaves; leaves alternate, blades lobed or parted; flowers axillary, perigynous, bisporangiate, peduncled; sepals 5; corolla regular; petals 5, separate, a showy double or triple fringed corona attached to the hypanthium within the corolla; stamens 5, united around stalk of ovary; styles 3; ovary 1- loculed.; placentae 3, parietal; fruit a berry.