- SCIENTIFIC NAME: Bignonia capreolata
- PLANT TYPE: Vine
- SCIENTIFIC NAME PRONUNCIATION: (big-NO-nee-uh kap-ree-oh-LAH-tuh)
- TAGS: Plant Tags: butterflies, early flowers, evergreen, and hummingbird. Plant Types: Vine.
Partial shade to full sun; not particular about soil; will spread by root sprouts if not managed; plant at the base of a tree or fence; vine will climb to find sunlight. Showy blooms attract hummingbirds; semi-evergreen leaves add interest in winter; several cultivars available in nursery trade.