wounds of Christ
This unusual flower with its exotic beauty was among the first flowers from the New World, which turned out to be in the gardens of Europe. Deep symbolism of the flower The very first description of passiflora belongs to Pedro Cieza de León and dates back to the year 1553.
In 1610, the image of passiflora fell into the hands of Jacomo Bosio, an Italian religious leader and historian. It is to him that the flower owes its name, since in his report “Della Trionfante e Gloriosa Croce” Continue reading