Aristolochia tomentosa

woolly dutchman's-pipe; pipevine


wildlife plant

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Plant Specifics

Form: vine
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: climbing    Width: 20+ ft
Flower Color: flower color   flower color   flower color      yellow,purple,green
Noted for: Showy flowers


Recommended Uses: Primarily used in butterfly gardens.
Availability: Native nurseries, FNPS plant sales
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam


wildlife plant  
Larval host for the pipevine swallowtail and polydamas swallowtail butterflies.
Native Habitats: Stream banks, flood plains, bottomland

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:

Other Comments:

Listed as ENDANGERED in Florida. Please acquire from reputable sources.