Bignonia metapotomica - Plant
Description for Bignonia metapotomica
Bignonia is a genus of flowering plants in the catalpa family, Bignoniaceae. Its genus and family were named after Jean-Paul Bignon by his protÃƒÂ©gÃƒÂ© Joseph Pitton de Tournefort in 1694, and the genus.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|cross vine||Orange-red||May to June||35.00 to 50.00 feet||easy to grow|
Planting and care
The crossvine climbing plant will also grow in partial shade, but the flower growth might be diminished. If you want to grow your own crossvines, you can do so from seeds or cuttings taken in July. When you plant, space the young plants 10 or 15 feet apart to give them room to mature.
|Full Sun to Partial Shade.||well-drained soil||Medium||35 and 40 degrees F||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Bignonia metapotomica
- Care of crossvine plants is minimal if you grow these beauties in the best possible location. Ideal crossvine growing conditions include a sunny location with acidic, well-drained soil. The crossvine climbing plant will also grow in partial shade, but the flower growth might be diminished.
Typical uses of Bignonia metapotomica
Special features: A vigorous, fast-growing cover for fences, arbors, walls, pillars, large trellises and other structures. Also may be grown along the ground.
Culinary use: na
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
Medicinal use: na