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Aristolochia littoralis/Calico Flower

Aristolochia littoralis / Aristolochia littoralis
Foliage and flowers
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Foliage and flowers

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Scientific Name: Aristolochia littoralis
Common Name: Calico Flower
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 15-20 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Flower color: Green, Red, Multicolored
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Plants That Attract Butterflies
Plants with Fragrance
Comments: Heart-shaped evergreen leaves on this rather aggressive growing vine. Vine grows very fast over everything in its path. Especially difficult to control in shrub plantings like azaleas. May become a noxious weed in the garden.