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Campsis radicans

This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
Common Name(s):
Cow-itch, Trumpet creeper, Trumpet vine
Cultivar(s):
Atropurpurea , Crimson Trumpet , Flava , Minor , Praecox , Spec, Atropurpurea , Crimson Trumpet , Flava , Minor , Praecox , Spec
Categories:
Native Plants, Poisonous Plants, Vines
Comment:

Climbs by aerial roots, but needs additional support; thrives on neglect- tolerant of wind, poor soil; spreads by underground runners and can become invasive; attracts hummingbirds; native; best flower production in full sun; flowers on new growth. This plant is mildly resistant to damage by deer

Description:
Woody, deciduous, or partly evergreen vine; leaves opposite, pinnately divided into 9-11 leaflets with toothed margins; flowers in clusters, tubular, orange-yellow to red; fruit an elongated slender capsule with many winged seeds
Height:
20-40 ft.
Flower:
Orange-red flowers, July to frost; best flower production in full sun; flowers on new growth
Zones:
4-9
Habit:
Deciduous
Texture:
Coarse
Exposure:
Sun to partial shade; range of soil types
Family:
Bignoniaceae
Origin:
USA, NC
Distribution:
Throughout
Poison Part:
Leaves, flowers.
Poison Delivery Mode:
Dermatitis, ingestion
Symptoms:
Skin irritation with redness and swelling
Toxic Principle:
Unidentified
Severity:
CAUSES ONLY LOW TOXICITY IF EATEN. SKIN IRRITATION MINOR OR LASTING ONLY FOR A FEW MINUTES.
Found in:
Forest or natural area in dry woods, roadsides, along fences; weedy in disturbed areas; landscape as woody, flowering vine
Growth Rate:
Rapid
Climbing Method:
Aerial roots but needs additional support
Tags:
APVG, showy flowers, deciduous, birds, hummingbirds, wildlife, deer resistant

NCCES plant id: 450

Campsis radicans Campsis radicans
Campsis radicans Campsis radicans
Campsis radicans Campsis radicans
Campsis radicans flowers
beautifulcataya, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0
Campsis radicans fruit
Anthony Mendoza, CC BY-NC-SA - 2.0
Campsis radicans habit with flowers & leaves
Dinesh Valke, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0