Argentine Trumpet Vine

Clytostoma callistegioides - botanical name

Clytostoma callistegioides

Evergreen fast growing tendril climber (5m) from Argentina and Brazil. Leaves with two oval glossy leaflets and a tendril. Small nodding clusters of purple veined lavender flowers in spring and summer. Useful for a fence or pergola with plenty of space for its vigorous growth. Tolerates light to moderate frost. Drought tolerant.

  • Plant type
    Climber
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost hardy
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Clay, Loam
  • Water rating
    Low
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (Argentina & Brazil)
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