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Connecticut Plants
Trumpet Creeper
Campsis radicans (L.) Seem. ex Bureau

This vine can climb up to 30 feet high, so the "creeper" label is inaccurate. Hummingbirds feed at the flowers.

  • Family: bignonia (Bignoniaceae)
  • Habitat: thickets, wood margins
  • Height: up to 30 feet
  • Flower size: 2-3 inches long
  • Flower color: red to red-orange
  • Flowering time: July to September
  • Origin: native
Campsis radicans (L.) Seem. ex Bureau