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Aristolochia coryi I.M. Johnst.
Cory's dutchman's pipe
Synonym(s): Aristolochia brevipes, Aristolochia brevipes var. acuminata
USDA Symbol: arco8
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow , Green , Brown
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry , Moist
BenefitUse Medicinal: Many species of Aristolochia have been used in the treatment of snakebite; the treatment may or may not be effective. All species contain aristolochic acid, which is variously reported as tumor-causing or tumor-inhibiting (J. A. Duke 1985).
Larval Host: Pipe-vine swallowtail
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
NPSOT - Austin Chapter
- Austin, TX
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff