Common Trumpetcreeper, Trumpet Vine
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - FastMature Height - 30-40', limited by size of supporting structureMature 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 - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
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 - Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
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.