• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Large, fast-growing, clinging vine with stems to 15 to 30 ft.
    Key Feature:
    Waterwise
    Blooms:
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:KAMP-sis ta-gli-a-BEW-a-na
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Large, fast-growing, clinging vine with stems to 15 to 30 ft.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:Red
    Garden styleCottage, Rustic, Tropical
    Companion PlantsConeflower (Echinacea); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja); Milkweed (Asclepias); Bee Balm (Monarda); Aster (Aster)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Easily grown in average, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. To stimulate flowering, keep slightly dry and feed sparingly; avoid high nitrogen fertilizers. Provide trellis or support. Prune annually to control size. Sap may irritate skin.Pruning time: late winter or early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.

Stories

NEW
Ring the Dinner Bell: Grow a Pollinator Border
Would you love a gloriously colorful and long-blooming border that's also a buffet for pollinators of all types? It's not that difficult to create a habitat in your own backyard...
More Blog Posts >