Campsis x tagliabuana 'Madame Galen'Item #2255 USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9
Abundant sprays of trumpet-shaped, salmon-red flowers cover this showy vine throughout summer for an extra long bloom season. Creates a dramatic effect covering fences, and climbing arbors. Once established, thrives and blooms best with near neglect. Deciduous.
- OverviewLight Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.Average Landscape Size:Vigorous, clinging stems quickly reach 15 to 30 ft. long.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:KAMP-sis ta-gli-a-BEW-a-naPlant type:Vine - Self-clingingDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Vigorous, clinging stems quickly reach 15 to 30 ft. long.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:SummerFlower color:RedCompanion PlantsConeflower (Echinacea); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja); Milkweed (Asclepias); Bee Balm (Monarda); Aster (Aster)
- CareCare InformationEasily grown in lean, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Keep slightly dry and feed sparingly to stimulate flowering; avoid high nitrogen fertilizers. Provide trellis or arbor support. Prune annually to control size. Sap may irritate skin.Pruning time: late winter or early spring.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.