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Flaigg, Norman G.
Aristolochia tomentosa Sims
Woolly dutchman's pipe, Common dutchmanspipe
Synonyms: Isotrema tomentosa
USDA Symbol: arto3
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Vine Root Type: Tap Leaf Complexity: Simple Leaf Shape: Ovate Leaf Venation: Pinnate Leaf Pubescence:
Tomentose Leaf Apex: Obtuse Leaf Base: Cordate Size Notes:
Dark green Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow , Green , Purple
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
AL , AR , CT , FL , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MO , MS , NC , NY , OH , OK , SC , TN , TX , VT , WI Native Habitat:
Stream banks, Flood plains, bottomland USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil Description: Sandy, Sandy Loam, Medium Loam
BenefitUse Ornamental: Blooms ornamental, Planned landscape
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
Larval Host: Pipevine swallowtail butterfly.
Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA)
is a larval host and/or nectar source for:
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Record Modified: 2012-12-07
Research By: TWC Staff