Aristolochia elegans Calico Pipevine Pint Plant
Pint Plant from Aristolochia elegans or Calico flower. It plays an important role in the life of native Pipevine Swallowtail butterflies. This exotic vine is hardy in zones 8a-10b and blossoms best in light shade plus will stay evergreen all year in the above zones. A real attraction for the Swallowtail butterfly as you will see them come from miles around for this plant. The very unusual green/maroon modeled fragrant blossom grabs your attention and will form blooms every 4 to 6 inches along the stem when it reaches about 6 to 8 feet. The plants will grown up to 20 feet if let to climb on a structure.