A passionflower (Passiflora incarnata) of the southeast United States having purple and white flowers, three-lobed leaves, and edible oval yellow fruit.
The fruit of this plant.
The small, yellow, edible fruit of a passionflower (Passiflora incarnata) growing in the S U.S.
The plant itself.
Origin of maypop
- Alteration (perhaps influenced by pop) of earlier maycock alteration (influenced by May) of earlier maracock perhaps of Virginia Algonquian origin
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition