TRUMPET CREEPER

TRUMPET CREEPER GROWS BEST IN

TRUMPET CREEPER suitable for counties:
ALABAMA: Barbour, Bibb, Bullock, Butler, Chambers, Chilton, Clarke, Clay, Colbert, Conecuh, Coosa, Covington, Cullman, Dallas, DeKalb, Elmore, Escambia, Etowah, Franklin, Greene, Hale, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Lee, Limestone, Lowndes, Macon, Marengo, Marion, Marshall, Mobile, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Perry, Pickens, Pike, Randolph, St. Clair, Sumter, Talladega, Tuscaloosa, Wilcox
ARKANSAS: Arkansas, Ashley, Baxter, Benton, Bradley, Calhoun, Carroll, Chicot, Clark, Clay, Cleburne, Cleveland, Columbia, Conway, Craighead, Crawford, Crittenden, Cross, Dallas, Desha, Drew, Faulkner, Franklin, Garland, Grant, Greene, Hempstead, Hot Spring, Howard, Independence, Izard, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Lafayette, Lawrence, Lee, Lincoln, Little River, Logan, Lonoke, Madison, Marion, Miller, Mississippi, Monroe, Montgomery, Nevada, Newton, Ouachita, Perry, Phillips, Pike, Poinsett, Polk, Pope, Prairie, Pulaski, Randolph, Saline, Scott, Searcy, Sebastian, Sevier, Sharp, St. Francis, Stone, Union, Van Buren, Washington, White, Woodruff, Yell
CALIFORNIA: Contra Costa, Glenn, Sacramento
COLORADO: All counties
CONNECTICUT: Fairfield, Middlesex, New Haven, Tolland, Windham
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: District of Columbia
DELAWARE: New Castle
FLORIDA: Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Brevard, Citrus, Columbia, DeSoto, Dixie, Duval, Escambia, Flagler, Franklin, Gadsden, Hamilton, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Holmes, Jackson, Lafayette, Lake, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Manatee, Marion, Nassau, Okaloosa, Orange, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Santa Rosa, Seminole, St. Johns, Sumter, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Volusia, Wakulla, Walton, Washington
GEORGIA: Banks, Bartow, Brooks, Chatham, Clarke, Coffee, Columbia, Coweta, Crisp, DeKalb, Dougherty, Elbert, Forsyth, Glynn, Grady, Gwinnett, Habersham, Hall, Lamar, Lincoln, Macon, Madison, Miller, Monroe, Morgan, Muscogee, Pike, Screven, Stewart, Tift, Troup, Upson, Worth
IOWA: Fremont
ILLINOIS: Adams, Alexander, Bond, Brown, Calhoun, Cass, Champaign, Christian, Clark, Clay, Clinton, Coles, Cook, Crawford, Cumberland, Douglas, DuPage, Edgar, Edwards, Effingham, Fayette, Ford, Franklin, Fulton, Gallatin, Greene, Grundy, Hamilton, Hancock, Hardin, Henderson, Iroquois, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jersey, Johnson, Kankakee, Knox, Lawrence, Lee, Livingston, Logan, Macon, Macoupin, Madison, Marion, Mason, Massac, McDonough, McHenry, Menard, Mercer, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Moultrie, Peoria, Perry, Piatt, Pike, Pope, Pulaski, Putnam, Randolph, Richland, Saline, Sangamon, Schuyler, Scott, Shelby, St. Clair, Tazewell, Union, Vermilion, Wabash, Washington, Wayne, White, Will, Williamson, Winnebago
INDIANA: Allen, Bartholomew, Boone, Brown, Cass, Clark, Clay, Crawford, Dubois, Elkhart, Floyd, Fountain, Gibson, Hamilton, Harrison, Hendricks, Henry, Howard, Huntington, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jennings, Johnson, Knox, Kosciusko, Lake, Lawrence, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Martin, Miami, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Newton, Noble, Orange, Owen, Parke, Perry, Pike, Porter, Posey, Putnam, Ripley, Rush, Scott, Shelby, Spencer, St. Joseph, Starke, Sullivan, Switzerland, Tipton, Vanderburgh, Vermillion, Vigo, Wabash, Warren, Warrick, Washington, Wayne, Wells, White, Whitley
KANSAS: Allen, Anderson, Atchison, Bourbon, Butler, Chautauqua, Cherokee, Coffey, Cowley, Crawford, Doniphan, Douglas, Elk, Franklin, Greenwood, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Labette, Leavenworth, Linn, Lyon, Marshall, Miami, Montgomery, Nemaha, Neosho, Norton, Osage, Pottawatomie, Riley, Saline, Shawnee, Wabaunsee, Washington, Wilson, Woodson, Wyandotte
KENTUCKY: Allen, Anderson, Ballard, Barren, Bath, Boone, Bourbon, Boyle, Bracken, Breckinridge, Bullitt, Butler, Calloway, Campbell, Carlisle, Carter, Casey, Christian, Clark, Crittenden, Daviess, Edmonson, Fayette, Floyd, Franklin, Fulton, Garrard, Greenup, Hardin, Henderson, Henry, Hickman, Hopkins, Jackson, Jefferson, Jessamine, Kenton, Letcher, Lewis, Lincoln, Livingston, Logan, Lyon, Madison, Marion, Marshall, McCreary, McLean, Menifee, Mercer, Montgomery, Muhlenberg, Nelson, Oldham, Owen, Pendleton, Powell, Robertson, Rockcastle, Rowan, Spencer, Todd, Trigg, Warren, Washington, Webster, Woodford
LOUISIANA: Acadia, Allen, Ascension, Assumption, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Calcasieu, Caldwell, Cameron, Catahoula, Claiborne, Concordia, De Soto, East Baton Rouge, East Carroll, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Franklin, Grant, Iberia, Iberville, Jackson, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, La Salle, Lafayette, Lafourche, Lincoln, Livingston, Madison, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Orleans, Ouachita, Plaquemines, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, Red River, Richland, Sabine, St Bernard, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. John the Baptist, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Tensas, Terrebonne, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Washington, Webster, West Baton Rouge, West Carroll, West Feliciana, Winn
MASSACHUSETTS: Barnstable, Hampden, Middlesex, Plymouth, Worcester
MARYLAND: All counties
MICHIGAN: Allegan, Barry, Berrien, Hillsdale, Ionia, Isabella, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Leelanau, Lenawee, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oakland, Oceana, Van Buren, Washtenaw, Wayne
MISSOURI: Adair, Atchison, Audrain, Barry, Barton, Bates, Benton, Bollinger, Boone, Buchanan, Butler, Callaway, Camden, Cape Girardeau, Carroll, Carter, Cass, Cedar, Chariton, Christian, Clark, Clay, Cole, Cooper, Crawford, Dade, Dallas, Dent, Douglas, Dunklin, Franklin, Gasconade, Greene, Grundy, Harrison, Henry, Hickory, Holt, Howard, Howell, Iron, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Laclede, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Linn, Livingston, Macon, Madison, Maries, Marion, McDonald, Mercer, Miller, Mississippi, Moniteau, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, New Madrid, Newton, Nodaway, Oregon, Osage, Ozark, Pemiscot, Perry, Pettis, Phelps, Pike, Platte, Polk, Pulaski, Ralls, Reynolds, Ripley, Saline, Scott, Shannon, Shelby, St. Charles, St. Clair, St. Francois, St. Louis, Ste. Genevieve, Stoddard, Stone, Sullivan, Taney, Texas, Vernon, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Webster, Worth, Wright
MISSISSIPPI: Adams, Alcorn, Amite, Attala, Benton, Bolivar, Calhoun, Carroll, Claiborne, Clarke, Clay, Coahoma, Copiah, Covington, DeSoto, Forrest, Franklin, George, Greene, Hancock, Hinds, Holmes, Itawamba, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jones, Kemper, Lafayette, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake, Lee, Leflore, Lincoln, Lowndes, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Montgomery, Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Perry, Pike, Pontotoc, Quitman, Rankin, Scott, Sharkey, Simpson, Smith, Sunflower, Tate, Tippah, Tishomingo, Tunica, Union, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wilkinson, Winston, Yalobusha, Yazoo
NORTH CAROLINA: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Cabarrus, Caldwell, Carteret, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Chowan, Cleveland, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Dare, Davidson, Davie, Duplin, Durham, Edgecombe, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Gates, Graham, Granville, Greene, Guilford, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Iredell, Jackson, Johnston, Jones, Lee, Lenoir, Lincoln, Madison, Martin, McDowell, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Orange, Pamlico, Perquimans, Pitt, Randolph, Richmond, Robeson, Rockingham, Rowan, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Stokes, Surry, Tyrrell, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, Washington, Watauga, Wayne, Yadkin
NORTH DAKOTA: Cass
NEBRASKA: Butler, Douglas, Hall, Lancaster, Richardson, Sarpy
NEW HAMPSHIRE: Cheshire
NEW JERSEY: Bergen, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Hunterdon, Mercer, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Salem, Union, Warren
NEW YORK: Allegany, Bronx, Jefferson, Livingston, Nassau, Orange, Oswego, Queens, Richmond, Rockland, Suffolk, Ulster
OHIO: Adams, Ashland, Athens, Auglaize, Belmont, Brown, Butler, Carroll, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Crawford, Cuyahoga, Darke, Erie, Fairfield, Fayette, Franklin, Fulton, Gallia, Geauga, Greene, Guernsey, Hamilton, Hardin, Highland, Hocking, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Knox, Lawrence, Licking, Lorain, Lucas, Madison, Mahoning, Medina, Meigs, Miami, Monroe, Morgan, Noble, Ottawa, Paulding, Perry, Pickaway, Pike, Portage, Preble, Putnam, Richland, Ross, Scioto, Seneca, Stark, Summit, Trumbull, Tuscarawas, Union, Van Wert, Vinton, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wood, Wyandot
OKLAHOMA: Alfalfa, Bryan, Choctaw, Cleveland, Cotton, Delaware, Haskell, Hughes, Latimer, Lincoln, Mayes, McCurtain, Murray, Muskogee, Ottawa, Payne, Pottawatomie, Seminole, Tulsa, Washington
PENNSYLVANIA: Allegheny, Armstrong, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bucks, Centre, Chester, Cumberland, Delaware, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Huntingdon, Indiana, Juniata, Lehigh, Mifflin, Montgomery, Northampton, Philadelphia, Somerset, Venango, Washington, Westmoreland
RHODE ISLAND: All counties
SOUTH CAROLINA: Abbeville, Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Beaufort, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Cherokee, Chester, Clarendon, Colleton, Darlington, Dillon, Dorchester, Edgefield, Fairfield, Florence, Georgetown, Greenville, Greenwood, Hampton, Horry, Jasper, Kershaw, Lancaster, Laurens, Lee, Lexington, Marion, Marlboro, McCormick, Newberry, Oconee, Orangeburg, Pickens, Richland, Saluda, Spartanburg, Sumter, Union, Williamsburg, York
SOUTH DAKOTA: Clay, Union
TENNESSEE: Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Carter, Cheatham, Clay, Coffee, Cumberland, Davidson, Dickson, Dyer, Fayette, Fentress, Franklin, Gibson, Giles, Grainger, Greene, Hardin, Hawkins, Henry, Houston, Humphreys, Jefferson, Knox, Lake, Loudon, Marion, Marshall, Maury, McMinn, Montgomery, Overton, Rhea, Roane, Rutherford, Scott, Sevier, Shelby, Smith, Stewart, Sumner, Tipton, Trousdale, Union, Williamson, Wilson
TEXAS: Anderson, Angelina, Aransas, Bastrop, Bexar, Bowie, Brazos, Brown, Dallas, Denton, Fannin, Fayette, Fort Bend, Galveston, Goliad, Gonzales, Grayson, Grimes, Harris, Hunt, Karnes, Lubbock, Madison, Marion, Morris, Orange, Robertson, Rusk, San Patricio, San Saba, Trinity, Washington, Wharton
UTAH: Grand, San Juan, Utah, Washington
VIRGINIA: Accomack, Albemarle, Alleghany, Amelia, Amherst, Appomattox, Arlington, Augusta, Bath, Bedford, Botetourt, Brunswick, Buckingham, Campbell, Caroline, Charles City, Charlotte, Chesapeake, Chesterfield, Clarke, Craig, Culpeper, Cumberland, Dickenson, Dinwiddie, Essex, Fairfax, Fauquier, Fluvanna, Franklin, Frederick, Giles, Gloucester, Goochland, Greene, Greensville, Halifax, Hampton, Hanover, Henrico, Henry, Isle of Wight, James City, King and Queen, King George, King William, Lancaster, Lee, Loudoun, Louisa, Lunenburg, Madison, Mathews, Mecklenburg, Middlesex, Montgomery, Nelson, New Kent, Newport News, Northampton, Northumberland, Nottoway, Orange, Page, Pittsylvania, Powhatan, Prince Edward, Prince George, Prince William, Pulaski, Rappahannock, Richmond, Roanoke, Rockbridge, Rockingham, Russell, Scott, Shenandoah, Smyth, Southampton, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Suffolk, Surry, Sussex, Virginia Beach, Warren, Washington, Westmoreland, Wise, Wythe, York
WASHINGTON: All counties
WISCONSIN: Grant, Kenosha, Walworth
WEST VIRGINIA: Barbour, Boone, Braxton, Calhoun, Fayette, Grant, Greenbrier, Hampshire, Harrison, Jackson, Jefferson, Kanawha, Lincoln, Mason, Mineral, Monongalia, Monroe, Morgan, Pocahontas, Preston, Putnam, Raleigh, Ritchie, Summers, Upshur, Wayne, Wetzel, Wirt

Trumpet creeper belongs to family of bignoniaceae plants, its species name is radicans. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Trumpet creeper has green foliage and bears red colored flowers. Trumpet creeper booms in summer.The plant grows in climbing form. Trumpet creeper is a fast growing plant, a mature Trumpet creeper can grow up to 2.0 feet. This plant is highly tolerant to draught conditions.

Height, Mature (feet) : 2.0 Foliage Color : Green
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -13 Frost Free Days, Minimum : 165
Drought Tolerance : High Growth Rate : Rapid
Flower Color : Red Growth Form : Single Crown
Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Summer
SHOW ALL PLANT CHARACTERSTICS

Reproduction

Seeds per Pound : 136000 Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall
Fruit/Seed Abundance : High Seedling Vigor : High
Vegetative Spread Rate : Moderate Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Corms : No Propogated by Sod : No
Propogated by Sprigs : No Propogated by Tubers : No
Small Grain : No Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Bloom Period : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer Fruit/Seed Persistence : Yes
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Container : Yes
Propogated by Cuttings : Yes Propogated by Seed : Yes

Use

Fuelwood Product : - - Palatable Browse Animal : - -
Palatable Graze Animal : - - Protein Potential : - -
Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Lumber Product : No
Naval Store Product : No Palatable Human : No
Post Product : No Pulpwood Product : No
Veneer Product : No Nursery Stock Product : Yes

Physiology

After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - - Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : - -
Height, Mature (feet) : 2.0 Fruit Color : Brown
Shape and Orientation : Climbing Foliage Texture : Coarse
Foliage Color : Green C:N Ratio : High
Lifespan : Long Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate
Coppice Potential : No Fire Resistance : No
Known Allelopath : No Leaf Retention : No
Low Growing Grass : No Bloat : None
Nitrogen Fixation : None Toxicity : None
Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous Growth Rate : Rapid
Flower Color : Red Growth Form : Single Crown
Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Fall Conspicuous : Yes
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Fruit Conspicuous : Yes
Resprout Ability : Yes

Growth Requirements

Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -13 Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 1200
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 14 Frost Free Days, Minimum : 165
Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 1700 pH (Minimum) : 4.9
pH (Maximum) : 6.8 Precipitation (Minimum) : 60
Precipitation (Maximum) : 60 Drought Tolerance : High
Fire Tolerance : High Shade Tolerance : Intolerant
CaCO3 Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Low
Moisture Use : Low Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : No
Anaerobic Tolerance : None Hedge Tolerance : None
Salinity Tolerance : None Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes Cold Stratification Required : Yes

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Courtesy of USDA Forest Service.
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©Elaine Haug. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, VA, Woodbridge, Occoquan National Wildlife Refuge.
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©Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 3: 237. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.
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USDA NRCS. Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Provided by NRCS National Wetland Team, Fort Worth, TX.

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