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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: Clytostoma Specific Epithet: callistegioides Variety: --
Phonetic: kly-toh-STOH-muh kal-is-stee-gee-OY-deez Family: Bignoniaceae
Root Meanings: Beautiful mouth (flowers)/Cover (bracts that conceal the calyx) Origin: Brazil, Argentina CA
Native: No
Common Name(s) : Violet Trumpet Vine
Zones: 8, 9, 12-24 Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade

Water: Moderate to Regular

Type: Shrub, Vine Persistence: Evergreen
Height: 20-25 ft Spread: Roots at nodes Growth Rate: --
Blooms: Spring to Fall Flowers: Lavender Seasonal:


  • UCD All Star
  • Attractive flower
  • Long bloom season
  • Drought tolerant
  • Virtually pest free


  • Vigorous grower – can take over adjacent plantings

Landscape Use:

  • Walls/fences/trellis
  • Arbor/pergola
  • Screen
  • Background
  • Tropical garden
  • Wild garden
Master List #: 13-7