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Aristolochia fimbriata

Aristolochia fimbriata
 Aristolochia fimbriataAristolochia fimbriata 
Price:  £8.50

Brand:  The Plantsman's Preference
Family:  Aristolochiaceae
Main Season:  Summer
Flower Colour:  Brown
Leaf Colour:  Green
Foliage:  Deciduous
Position:  Light/Part Shade
Soil Type:  Ordinary, medium loam
Height:  15cm to 30cm (6" to 12")
Peat Free?  Yes
Hardiness Guide:  RHS H4 minimum -5C to -10C
Pot Size:  9cm



Approx. 20 in stock

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Unusual small species with pale green leaves veined in silver on low spreading plants. The flowers are frankly bizarre, white-green with brown and pale yellow "faces". Light shade, shelter.

Unlike other species Aristolochia fimbriata is a scrambling herbaceous perennial rather than a vigorous climber.  Although it is often recommended as a tender plant requiring frost free winters we have found it to be hardy here so far (-7C at least).  It is deciduous though.

From south America.

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