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Woolly Dutchman's Pipe

Aristolochia tomentosa Sims


Aristolochia tomentosa (Woolly Dutchman's Pipe) is a species of woody plants in the family Aristolochiaceae. They are climbers. They are native to The Contiguous United States. They have simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Plusia, Oebalia aristalis, Sciara vulgaris, and Canifa pallipes. Individuals can grow to 3 m.

  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q757163
  • Definition: a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue. Wood is a structural cellular adaptation that allows woody plants to grow from above ground stems year after year, thus making some woody plants the largest and tallest terrestrial plants. Wood is usually primarily composed of xylem cells with cell walls made of cellulose and lignin
  • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woody_plant
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of woolly dutchman's pipe. View this species on GBIF