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Aristolochia leuconeura

Life: Perennial

Size: 20-30'

Light: Full to Partial Sun

Water: Moderate, Well-Drained

Soil: Any

An unusual Aristolochia species, it has small, pipe-shaped flowers that are nonetheless showy due to their vivid red color. The leaves are beautiful as well, being five or six inches or more across, heart-shaped, and bright green with lemon-yellow veins. In addition, the bark of the vines contains many interesting grooves and wrinkles. It requires good support for climbing, is hardy into the mid-twenties, and will attract butterflies.