Aristolochia californica (California Pipevine)
Zone: 7 - 10
Natural Range: California
Soil:Average to moist, humus rich, becomes fairly drought tolerant
Light: Part shade
Bloom Time: February to May (re-blooms sporadically all summer)
Pest Resistance: Deer, Rabbit
Attributes:Deciduous. One inch pipe shaped flowers. Heart shaped fuzzy leaves.
Notes:In the Sierras A. californica often is found growing in shady woodlands scrambling among shrubs in damper areas. Can take a few seasons before it realy takes off.
Pot Size: Large Band Pot