Crossvine, Iron


Bignonia capreolata Vine 

(big-NONE-ee-uh   kep-ree-o-LATE-uh) 

 

Evergreen       Sun to part shade                                                                        Spacing 4-8 FEET

 

HABIT:  Wide spreading vine that climbs by tendrils and has unusual yellow and red flower in the spring. Solid red selections also available.

CULTURE:        Any soil, sun or shade. Moderate water and fertilization. Easy to control.

USES:              Vine for fences, overhead structures, and decorative screens.

PROBLEMS:     Few if any.

NOTES:            Interesting vine to use because it hasn¡¯t been used much. Native southern USA to Texas.

 

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