Growing guide

How to grow campsis

This vigorous climber produces exotic-looking clusters of trumpet flowers, in shades of vibrant orange, red or yellow, from late summer to the first frosts. It needs plenty of space and warmth, so grow it against a large wall or over a sturdy pergola in full sun. 

Quick facts

  • An easy-to-grow climber 
  • Flowers in late summer and autumn 
  • Plant from autumn to early spring
  • Vigorous, so needs a large sturdy support
  • Prefers full sun, in a sheltered spot
  • Prune in late winter to keep it within bounds

All you need to know

Before you get started
Ongoing care
Pruning and training
While we think all this information will be helpful to you, we always recommend to read the instruction labels on your plants.

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