Taxon: Aristolochia macrophylla Lam.

Genus: Aristolochia
Family: Aristolochiaceae
  Subfamily: Aristolochioideae
Nomen number: 406868
Place of publication: Encycl. 1:255. 1783
Name Verified on: 06-Jun-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Jun-2000
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Zander ed14; F USSR)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Pennsylvania, - West Virginia
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Georgia, - Kentucky, - Maryland, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia

  • Naturalized:

  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Germany
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Massachusetts, - New Jersey, - New York, - Vermont
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maryland

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Foster, S. & J. A. Duke A field guide to medicinal plants: Eastern/Central North America, 2nd ed. 2000 (EastC Med Pl)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. 1964 (F Carolin)
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. 1978-1979 (F Canada)

Check other web resources for Aristolochia macrophylla Lam. :


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image