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Aristolochia fimbriata

 
Aristolochia fimbriata
Original plant, just purchased
white-veined pipevine
Volunteer in April
Common name white-veined pipevine
Family aristolochiaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z7-9)
Flowers cream/brown
Size vine to 2', 6" tall
Light part shade
Cultural notes ordinary garden soil
From seed self-seeds occasionally in our garden

More of a rambling groundcover than a vine, but still a useful food source for pipevine swallowtail butterflies. Inch-long intricately shaped flowers are held among the heart-shaped silver-veined leaves. I haven't noticed those in the few years this has lived in our garden, but I know they've appeared because I've spotted several seedlings volunteering in the general vicinity of the original plant. Native to South America.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: waterfall pondside

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