Gaping Dutchmans Pipe Aristolochia ringens 20 Seeds
Gaping Dutchmans Pipe Aristolochia ringens 20 Seeds
Gaping Dutchmans Pipe Aristolochia ringens 20 Seeds
Gaping Dutchmans Pipe Aristolochia ringens 20 Seeds
Gaping Dutchmans Pipe Aristolochia ringens 20 Seeds
Gaping Dutchmans Pipe Aristolochia ringens 20 Seeds
Gaping Dutchmans Pipe Aristolochia ringens 20 Seeds

Gaping Dutchmans Pipe Aristolochia ringens 20 Seeds

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The Gaping Dutchman’s Pipe is a vine that has large, strangely shaped flowers. It has heart-shaped leaves. It is an evergreen, woody vine that climbs up into trees. Flowers are 7-10 inches long. They are cream or greenish in color with dark purple veins. Fruit is a capsule. Native to Central and northern South America, from Panama to Bolivia, Columbia and Venezuela. It is a host plant of swallowtail butterflies. It has a fast growth rate. It climbs up to 30 feet high in trees. Hardy in zones 9-12.

Growing Instructions for the Gaping Dutchman’s Pipe

  1. Soak the seed in water for 48 hours. 2. The seeds like moist, rich, well-drained soil. Prepare a mixture of half potting soil and half sand, perlite or vermiculite. Put the soil in a pot. Water the mixture so that it is moist but not wet. 3. Put the seeds on the soil. 4. Cover the seeds with a thin layer of soil. 5. Water the seeds. 6. Place the pots in an area with warm temperatures in full sun or part shade. 7. When the seedlings are a few inches tall, they can be transplanted.