Campsis radicans

Common Trumpetcreeper, Trumpet Vine

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Fast
Mature Height - 30-40', limited by size of supporting structure
Mature Width -
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - perfect corolla rich orange and scarlet trumpet-shaped, 2.5-3" long, 1.5" wide at mouth. Borne 4-12 together, June-September.
Fruit - 3-5"long, 0.75"wide capsule, loaded with numerous flattened seeds with 2 large transparent wings.
Leaf -
Fall Color - yellow-green, not showy.
Bark - Light brown, glabrous, aerial rootlets develop between nodes. Solid, pale-brown pith.
Other Features -
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Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Grows in virtually any soil, extremely rampant in rich soil. Best when pruned back to a few buds in the spring.
Native Habitat - Pennsylvania to Missouri, Florida and Texas.
Diseases and Insects -
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Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Trumpet Vine.
- Other plants of the family Bignoniaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Campsis.
- Other plants of the species Campsis radicans.