B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Aristolochia maxima is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - perennial climber
Flower or inflorescence:
GREEN, WHITE or BROWN-RED marking, to 30cm. long, clusters
to 15cm., rounded
|Height, in meters: 3
Height, in feet: 9.90
|Aristolochia maxima sales history
| Parts of Aristolochia maxima are considered toxic.
Synonyms (alternative names) for Aristolochia maxima:
|Aristolochia biflora, Aristolochia geminiflora, Aristolochia mexicana, Aristolochia wageneriana,|
Common names for Aristolochia maxima:
|(tox:WHO II), Guaco,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|We are looking for seeds from this plant, if you know where we can find seeds or would like to be told when we have a source, please let me know.|
|19||: Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|39||: Climbing Plant Seeds|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|91||: Colombian Native and Introduced Plants|
|109||: Central American Native and Introduced Plants|
|110||: South American Native Plant Seed List|
|131||: Toxic Plants|
|Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Aristolochia maxima seeds will usually germinate in 30-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Soak Aristolochia maxima seeds in warm water, which should be changed daily. Most seeds swell up when they are soaked, those that do should be sown immediately. Seeds that don't swell can be gently scarified.
(Soak 48 hours in hand hot water).