Image courtesy of Bailey Nurseries

Image courtesy of Bailey Nurseries

Shrub

Aristolochia macrophylla

Dutchman's Pipe

  • Easy to Grow!
  • Old-fashioned favorite
  • Large heart-shaped, glossy green leaves
  • Larval host plant for some butterflies
  • Fast growing vine
  • Covers 15' by 20' in one season
This vine is an old-fashioned favorite grown for its large heart-shaped, glossy green leaves which can quickly cover porches and arbors. The name comes from the flowers resemblance to Dutch smoking pipes. This is the larval host plant for the blue and black pipevine swallowtail butterfly. This fast growing vine will cover 15' by 20' in one season. Great in either full sun or heavy shade. Responds well to generous feeding and watering.
Fast Growing
Fast Growing
Partial Sun
Partial Sun

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