Aristolochia raja   Mart.

trivial name

size

habit

inflorescence

exposure

temperature range

humidity

water requirements

soil pH

propagation

difficulty

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2-3 m

semituberous, climbing herb

bright yellow with brown ornamentations

sunny conditions

20-35 °C in summer, 5-10 °C in winter 

> 40 %

drought-resistant, water carefully!

slightly acidic

seeds, cuttings

2 (1 = very easy, 5 = extremely difficult)


This Brazilian species stays quite small concerning the foliage and the flowers but usually produces the latter in masses throughout the warm season.