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Red Trumpet Vine (Distictis buccinatoria)


Red Trumpet Vine (Distictis buccinatoria) (Red Trumpet Vine (Distictis buccinatoria))

This is a very common vine that blooms almost all year and is very drought tolerant. It grows almost everywhere at the low elevations of California. Photo taken March 29, 2018.



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Pretty flower to it great size.

6 May, 2018

 

This vine grows very large. This vine grows in many areas, along the freeways around cyclone fences.

6 May, 2018

 

Be it brightens up those areas makes a change to see red flowering vines.

6 May, 2018

 

That's as heavy a bloom as I've seen on them. I knew somebody Andy who had that and Bougainvillea and I think Passiflora all growing together. I wish I had taken a photo back 12 or 13 years ago.

7 May, 2018

 

Penny,

Yes, it's a very nice vine to brighten up a drab area.

8 May, 2018

 

Stan,

I know they grow very well up there and are a very common, also. This vine grows too fast for me, though.

8 May, 2018

 

Its surprising how plants can make a dreary area look good.☺

8 May, 2018

 

I know, right? :>))

9 May, 2018

 

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9 May, 2018

 

I have one that's growing with Virginia Creeper...lots of water at present ...but good to know it will tolerate dryness.

16 May, 2018



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