|Campsis radicans is a deciduous, clinging vine, extremely vigorous growing, can reach 30 to 40 feet high. It needs to be frequently pruned to keep it at bay, it is an effective fast cover. Foliage is glossy, dark green, yellow-green fall color is not effective. Trumpet shaped flowers, 2 to 3 inches long, clusters of 4 to 12, bloom in rich orange and scarlet, in early summer. Will grow out of a crack in the sidewalk. Some pests attack this plant but do not seriously bother it. Native from Pennsylvania to Missouri, Florida and Texas.