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Trumpet Creeper

Trumpet Creeper

Common Name: Trumpet Creeper

Botanical Name: Campsis radicans

Plant Type: Vine

Plant Size: 25-40 feet

Typical Bloom Time: June to September

Trumpet creeper is a vine native to the eastern United States. Hummingbirds are attracted to their bright red or orange tube-like flowers. These vines can grow along the ground or up walls and fences. You can find these blooms in the North Woods and on the Dene Summerhouse by East 69th Street.

Photo by Mimi Gunderson

Park Locations

North Woods

Mid-Park at the Ravine from 101st to 110th Street