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A picture of a Birthwort

Birthwort

Aristolochia tricaudata

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Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H1a

RHS hardiness

15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Birthwort Overview

This plant from Mexico has an usual appearance looking a little like the blood red association with a birth. The three sepals end in long tails and hence the name 'tricaudata'.

Common problems with Birthwort

How to propagate Birthwort

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Other uses of Birthwort

Ornamental

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