Definition of trumpet vine in English:

trumpet vine

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(also trumpet creeper)


  • A climbing shrub with orange or red trumpet-shaped flowers, cultivated as an ornamental.
    • Genus Campsis, family Bignoniaceae: the North American C. radicans and the Chinese C. grandiflora
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    • In our southeastern Ohio garden, the hummers love ‘Gartenmeister’ fuchsia, lantana, orange trumpet creeper, delphinium, coral bells, and zinnias.
    • The trumpet vine rewards us with magnificent orange-red flowers, seems almost impervious to storms and can be planted directly into the sand.
    • A creeper that is flowering at the present and is very worthwhile growing is the orange trumpet creeper.

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