This deciduous vine will crawl along the ground unless given something to climb, and can reach heights of 20 ft. Oppositely arranged oval leaves with pointed tips. Clusters of ~20 orange trumpet-shaped flowers at branch tips, bloom May-July. The fruit is a cluster of small red-orange berries. A great addition to bird and butterfly gardens.
|Habitats||Riparian Forests, Bottomland Forests, Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland|
|Habitat Notes||North slopes, thickets, and creek and river banks.|
|Mature Height||up to 20 ft|
|Shade Preference||part sun|
|Soil Tolerance||moist or dry soil|
|Special Uses||Attracts birds, butterflies, pollinators.|