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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Aristolochia watsonii (Pipevine, Indian-root, Dutchman's pipe, hierba del indio, zapatito)

Coffee Pot Mountain


Habitat: washes
Life Form: vine,non-woody
Leaf Description: alternate simple
Flower Color: brown purple
Flowering Period: Apr. to Oct.
Spines: spineless
Family: Aristolochiaceae (birthwort family)
Abundance: present but not common
Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Aristolochia watsonii (opens in a new tab).






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