Genus: Campsis

Campsis radicans
Campsis radicans   (L.) Seem. ex Bureau  -  Trumpet-creeper
Photo © by Peter Nelson
Taken in Avalon, NJ, 1985.

By Kerry Barringer

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 01/13/2012

Back to Bignoniaceae


Noyjo Adans., Fam. Pl. 2: 226, 582. 1763, nom. rej. TYPE: Not designated.

Campsis Lour., Fl. Cochinch. 434, 458. 1790, nom. cons. TYPE: Campsis adrepens Lour. nom. illeg. (=Campsis grandiflora (Thunb.) Schum.).

List of Campsis Species

References to Campsis

  • Bertin, R. I. 1982. Paternity and fruit production in trumpet creeper (Campsis radicans). Amer. Naturalist 119: 694-709.
  • Bertin, R. I. 1982. Floral biology, hummingbird pollination and fruit production in trumpet creeper (Campsis radicans, Bignoniaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 69(1): 122-34.
  • Bertin, R. I. 1980. Floral biology, hummingbird pollination, and pollinator limitation of trumpet creeper. (Abstract)
  • Bertin, R. I. 1990. Effects of pollination intensity in Campsis radicans. Amer. J. Bot. 77(2): 178-87.
  • Bertin, R. I. 1985. Nonrandom fruit production in Campsis radicans: between year consistency and effects of prior pollination. Amer. Naturalist 126: 750-9.
  • Bertin, R. I. 1986. Consequences of mixed pollinations in Campsis radicans. Oecologia 70: 1-5.
  • Bertin, R. I. 1990. Paternal success following mixed pollinations of Campsis radicans. Amer. Midl. Naturalist 124: 153-63.
  • Bertin, R. I.; Barnes, C.; Guttman, S. I. 1989. Self-sterility and cryptic self-fertility in Campsis radicans (Bignoniaceae). Bot. Gaz. 150: 397-403.
  • Bertin, R. I.; Peters, P. J. 1992. Paternal effects on offspring quality in Campsis radicans. Amer. Naturalist 140(2): 166-78.
  • Bertin, R. I.; Sullivan, M. 1988. Pollen interference and cryptic self-fertility in Campsis radicans. Amer. J. Bot. 75: 1140-7.
  • Bowden, W. M. 1940. Diploidy, polyploidy, and winter hardiness relationships in the flowering plants. Amer. J. Bot. 27: 357-71.
  • Britton, Nathaniel L. 1923. Bignonia radicans. Addisonia 8: 39-40.
  • Elias, T. S.; Gelband, H. 1976. Morphology and anatomy of floral and extrafloral nectaries in Campsis (Bignoniaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 63(10): 1349-53.
  • Galetto, L. 1995. Nectary structure and nectar characteristics in some Bignoniaceae. Pl. Syst. Evol. 196: 99-121.
  • Lersten, N. R.; Krueger, L.; Curtis, J. D. 2002. Tracheoid variation among Bignoniaceae seed wings, with emphasis on Campsis radicans. Int. J. Plant Sci. 163: 369-378.
  • Manning, S. D. 2000. The genera of Bignoniaceae in the southeastern United States. Harvard Papers in Botany 5: 1-77.
  • Prakash, I. 1994. Floral development of Campsis radicans Seem (Bignoniaceae). Acta Bot. Indica 22(1): 75-81.
  • Sax, K. 1933. Species hybrids in Platanus and Campsis. J. Arnold Arbor. 14: 274-8.
  • Smith, E. M.; Treaster, S. A. 1987. Tolerance of landscape vines to selected pre-emergence herbicides. Ohio Agric. Res. Dev. Circ. 291: 17-18.
  • Wen, J.; Jansen, R. K. 1995. Morphological and molecular comparisons of Campsis grandiflora and C. radicans (Bignoniaceae), an eastern Asian and eastern North American vicariad species pair. Pl. Syst. Evol. 196(3-4): 173-83.
  • Wu, J. Y.; Gu, Y. 1990. A study of the relationships of eastern Asian-North American vicarious species in Campsis. Cathaya 2: 21-8.