'Tangerine Beauty' cross vine Bignonia capreolata 'Tangerine Beauty' 'Tangerine Beauty' cross vinePhoto/Illustration: Courtesy Brushwood Nursery 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 'Tangerine Beauty' cross vine (Bignonia capreolata 'Tangerine Beauty') Genus: Bignonia A better-behaved cousin to the less-than-polite trumpet vine, cross vine is a colorful solution for a fence or arbor with afternoon shade. Although this east Texas native is slow to establish, ‘Tangerine Beauty’ sports brighter, showier flowers than other cultivars and will reward your patience with loads of orange blooms in both spring and fall. Flowers bloom on old wood, so prune this vine immediately only after blooms fade. -Leslie Finical Halleck, Fine Gardening #147 (October 2012), page 74 Noteworthy Characteristics: Provides hot colors in the shade, and attracts hummingbirds. Care: Flowers on old wood, so only prune immediately after flowering. Propagation: Cross vines are best propagated from root cuttings. Overview Height 30 to 50 feet long Growth Pace Slow grower at first, then takes off Light Part Shade Only Maintenance Low Characteristics Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Showy Flowers Bloom Time Fall, Spring Flower Color Orange, Salmon, Yellow Foliage Color Colorful/Burgundy Foliage, Evergreen Uses Shade, Trellis Seasonal Interest Fall Interest Type Vines Bignonia capreolata 'Tangerine Beauty'View the discussion thread.