Yellow Trumpet Vine
Campsis radicans 'Flava'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||KAMP-sis RAH-di-kanz FLA-va|
|Average Size at Maturity||Vigorous, clinging stems quickly reach 25 to 30 ft. tall, with support.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Erosion Control, Espalier, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Coastal Exposure, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Fruit Tree & Vine|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Butterfly Bush (Buddleja); Coneflower (Echinacea); Milkweed (Asclepias); Salvia (Salvia); Bee Balm (Monarda);|
Easily 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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9