Trumpet Vine, Trumpet Creeper
Zones 4 to 9
20 to 40 feet
5 to 10 feet
July thru frost: oranges, scarlet, yellows
3-5" pea pod like capsule containing 2-winged flattened seeds
Adaptable to most except wet
Planting and Care
Very easy to grow.
Avoid excessive shade and high nitrogen fertilizers around or near which prevent flowering.
Provide extra support when growing vertically.
Late to leaf out.
Suckering, aggressive growth can be invasive
Varieties to Consider
Apricot - apricot yellow flowers
Crimson Trumpet - velvet red flowers
Flava - yellow to orange-yellow flowers