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Campsis radicans 'Flava'

Campsis radicans 'Flava' - Yellow Trumpet Vine - Photo courtesy of Van Belle Nursery Inc.

More About Campsis radicans 'Flava'

  • Terminal clusters of waxy, trumpet-shaped, butter-yellow flowers
  • Long, bean-like, seed pods, 15 cm long, open when ripe
  • Compound, pinnate, green leaves, 40 cm long
  • Very aggressive, suckering by underground runners
  • Clings to surfaces by aerial roots along its branches
  • Bloom Time: July and sporadically until frost
  • Flower Size: 8 cm

Zone:

5

Height:

8-10 m

Spread:

1-3 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Yellow Trumpet Vine Growing and Maintenance Tips

Campsis grows best in a moist to average soil, in full sun to partial shade. Flowers best in full sun locations, an excellent foliage plant in full shade. Flowers are produced on new wood, so plant can be pruned in spring to the desired size. Mature plants have heavy, woody stems, so a strong structure is necessary.


Campsis radicans 'Flava' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Fast
Fast
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Climbing

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)