- Safari Park
Bloom time (approximate):
- Spring to Winter
Cape Honeysuckle Tecomaria capensis
FAMILY: BIGNONIACEAE (Trumpet-creeper Family)
A South African native, the Cape honeysuckle Tecomaria capensis is a climbing vine with glossy, evergreen leaves and clusters of bright orange-red flowers that are attractive to nectar-seeking birds. This attention-getter has a long flowering time that usually begins in spring and can last until early winter.