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Swanflower

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Norbert Zeschke

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    Norbert Zeschke
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Native Growing Area

Scientific Name: Aristolochia erecta

Common Names: Swanflower

Description

This odd looking Perennial is poisonous if eaten. Although it does attract butterflies.

Grows in full sun or partial shade and regular watering.

Bloom Color(s): purple, brown

Foliage Color(s): Red

Plant Height: 6 in.

Duration: Perennial

Leaf Retention: deciduous

Bloom Period: April to October

Plant Family: Aristolochiaceae

Growth Habit: Vine,Forb/herb

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