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Bignonia capreolata


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Full sun to part shade

Plant Type


Native flowering vine

Other common names

Also spelled

"Cross Vine"


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Save Water   Low water required
More Color   'Tangerine Beauty' has orange flowers with yellow throats
Attract Wildlife   Hummingbirds and butterflies love the flowers
Reduce Maintenance   Cut back as necessary to control size
Texas Tough    Very drought tolerant once established

Interesting Facts

Will cover an arbor or fence.  If winter is mild, the plant's leaves will remain green, allowing it to spread quickly.  More sun exposure will produce more flowers.  The vine's large, showy flowers are full of nectar that attracts both hummingbirds and butterflies.

Crossvine in Frisco

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