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Aristolochia macrophylla

Aristolochia macrophylla

Aristolochia macrophylla (A. durior)

pipevine, Dutchman's pipe

Photograph(s) by*: RHW, RHW

Characteristics

Height: 20-36'
Flowers: May-Jun.; yellowish to purplish
Fruit: green to brown; pod
Fall color: yellow green

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Moist
Soil pH: 6.1-8.5
Soil type: Loamy Organic

Habitat

rich woods, and banks of streams

Native to

Region: Mountain *
States:

Wildlife

Butterfly *

Notes

occasionally escapes from cultivation; host for pipevine swallowtail butterfly



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/1965.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004