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Keyword:

CAMPSIS RADICANS

TRUMPET CREEPER

Photo: Biotehnical Centre Naklo
Use/Puropose:
Solitaire, Climbing plants  
Family Name:
Bignoniaceae (trobentovke)  
Plant group:
Climber Plants  

Botanical characteristics

Native country:
America  
Fruits:
The fruits are in the form of pods.  
Leaves:
They are feathery assembled without any autumn colouring.  
Roots:
The roots are very deep.  
Flowers:
Shades of yellow, orange and red. Bell-shaped tubular form.  
Habitat:
It needs a lot of heat. It grows in the Mediterranean.  
Reproduction:
With the cuttings, grafting and soil layering.  
Stem:
Shoots are thin, the bark is peeling off when the plant gets old.  
Bloom period:
June, July, August, September  

Climate conditions

Ground-water:
Neutral  
Location:
Half Shade  
Ground-Ph:
Neutral  
Hardiness Zone:
   Zone Map

Specific features

Its growth is medium fast to fast. It is a strong growth of woody shoots.

Decorative useful value

Decorative of the flowers is in the shape and warm colours.