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Dutchman's Pipe

Botanical Name
Aristolochia macrophylla
Hardiness
Zones 4 to 8
Height
20 to 30 feet
Width
15 to 20 feet
Flowers
May or June: yellow, green, purple; pipe shaped
Fruit
2-3" brown capsule
Light
Full sun to part shade
Soil
Moist, well-drained
Planting & Care
  • 4 to 10" heart-shaped leaves provide a dense screen
  • Attaches to structure as a twining vine
  • Leaves may wilt during dry periods
  • Prune back in late winter to control size
Problems
None serious

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