Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.


A family of some 10 genera and 600 species of climbing shrubs or perennial herbs from tropical and temperate regions.  [FNSW]  Represented in the Hortus by two species of Dutchman’s Pipe.

Plants in this Family

  1. Aristolochia sempervirens L.
  2. Aristolochia macrophylla Lam.