Taxon: Aristolochia macrophylla Lam.

Genus: Aristolochia
Family: Aristolochiaceae
Subfamily: Aristolochioideae
Nomen number: 406868
Place of publication: Encycl. 1:255. 1783
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Jun-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Jun-2000
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 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


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • 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. (F NAmer)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  • Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)

Check other web resources for Aristolochia macrophylla Lam. :


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image