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(Botanical Names)
See Common Names below

Campsis radicans
Clematis armandii
Clematis montana
Clytostoma callistegiodes
Ficus pumila
Gelsemium sempervirens
Hardenbergia violacea
Hedera canariensis 'V'
Ipomea indica
Jasminum mesnyi
Jasminum polyanthum
Lonicera x heckrottii
Lonicera japonica
Parthenocissus quinquefolium
Parthenocissus tricuspidata
Passiflora hybrids
Rosa banksiae 'L'
Solanum jasminoides
Sollya heterophylla
Thunbergia alata
Trachelospermum jasminoides
Vitis californica
Wisteria sinensis

(Common Names)

Black Eyed Susan
Bluebell Creeper
Boston Ivy
CA Wild Grape
Carolina Jessamine
Clematis, Anemone
Clematis, Evergreen
Creeping Fig
Honeysuckle, Goldflame
Honeysuckle, Japanese
Ivy, Variegated Algerian
Jasmine, Pink
Jasmine, Primrose
Jasmine, Star
Lilac Vine
Morning Glory
Passion Vine
Potato Vine
Rose, Lady Banks
Trumpet Creeper
Violet Trumpet Vine
Virginia Creeper

Genus: Campsis Specific Epithet: Radicans Variety: --
Phonetic: kamp-sis rah-di-kanz Family: Bignoniaceae
Root Meanings: Bent/Rooting Stems Origin: South East U.S. CA
Native: No
Common Name(s) : Trumpet Creeper
Zones: 1-21 Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Water: Moderate to regular

Type: Vine Persistence: Semi-Evergreen
Height: 40 ft Spread: -- Growth Rate: Fast
Blooms: Mid-Summer to Fall Flowers: Red-orange, Red, Yellow Seasonal: --


  • Widely used in cold winter climates
  • Heavy bloomer
  • Attractive blooms


  • All or parts of this plant are poisonous
  • Unless pruned or tied to support, can become top-heavy and pull away
  • Aggressive and can be invasive

Popular Varieties/Cultivars:

  • 'Balboa Sunset', 'Minnesota Red' - darker red
  • 'Flava' - yellow
  • 'Tarakazuka Variegated' - leaves marked with white, orange flowers

Landscape Use:

  • Screen
  • Woodland garden
  • Arbor/Trellis/Pergola
  • Seashore
  • Butterfly/Hummingbird Garden
Master List #: 3-4