Trumpet Creeper, Trumpet Vine, Cow Itch Vine Campsis radicans

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Campsis radicans

Family:

Bignoniaceae

Genus:

Campsis

Species:

radicans

Common Name:

Trumpet Creeper, Trumpet Vine, Cow Itch Vine

Seeds Per Pound:
87,600
Quantity:
1.72 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
74
Germination:
77%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
40 feet
Collection Locale:
Utah
Crop Year:
2018
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
4
In Stock: 1.72 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
4.95
10 g
12.50
1 oz
16.95
1 lb
89.50
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days.
Germination: sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* A woody vine with 3" orange or reddish-orange flowers in summer; can grow rampageously, but is easily controlled with regular severe pruning; not to be ignored, though, unless you want to cover a barn. Attracts hummingbirds.
* The Trumpet vine or Trumpet creeper ( Campsis radicans ), also known as "Cow itch vine" and (in horticulture ) as " hummingbird vine ", is a large and vigorous woody vine of the family Bignoniaceae , notable for its showy trumpet-shaped flowers . It is native to woodlands of the southeastern United States , but is a popular garden perennial plant across much of the country. more...
* A very ornamental plant, it is hardy to about -20°c. more...