COMMON NAME: CROSSVINE
BOTANICAL NAME: Bignonia capreolata
PRONUNCIATION: big-NONE-ee-uh kap-ree-o-LATE-uh
SPACING: 4 - 8 feet
TYPE: Evergreen for sun to part shade - Vine
HABIT: Climbs by tendrils and has unusual yellow and red flower in the spring. Interesting vine to use because it hasn’t been used much. Native southern USA to Texas.
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.