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Campsis radicans

 

The Red Trumpet Vine is Campsis radicans, a deciduous climbing plant native to the south east of the United States. Also known as the Minnesota Trumpet Vine.

One of the big problems is that although the flowers are attractive Campsis radicans does tend to become a weed, not one we recommend for planting.

Flowers are red on the outside with yellow inside, trumpet shaped and long flowering.

Campsis radicans 'Flava' is a yellow flowering species, Campsis radicans 'Flamenco' has red flowers with orange centres.

Adaptable from zones 4-10. Some species will self seed, some tend to be suckering