Crossvine




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.


 

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