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Trumpet Creeper, Trumpet Vine
Scientific Name: Campsis radicans (L.) Seem.
Synonym: Bignonia radicans, Tecoma radicans
Family: Bignoniaceae
Trumpet Creeper, Trumpet Vine (Campsis  radicans)
Campsis radicans 'Lutea''
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 2-21, 26-41
USDA: 8-10

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 10F (-12C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun to light shade

Origin: Eastern USA to Mexico

Growth Habits: Evergreen vine, fast growing to 40 feet long (12 m)

Watering Needs: Regular to moderate water, can become invasive if it gets enough water

Propagation: Cuttings, seeds, layers

Trumpet Creeper, Trumpet Vine (Campsis  radicans)

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 3: 20. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.

Blooming Habits:
Large, 3 inches long (7 cm), orange or occasionally yellow trumpet shaped flowers in late summer.

Fruiting Habits:

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