Trumpet Vine, Trumpet Creeper, Cow Itch Vine or Hummingbird Vine
Campsis radicans, Bignonia family, Bignoniaceae

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Trumpet Vine (DSMF0034)

Trumpet Vine (DSMF0035)

Trumpet Vine (DSMF0129)

Trumpet Vine (DSMF0320)
 
     
 
One of the interesting characteristics of this family of plants is the presence of extra-floral nectaries--nectar producing glands outside the flowers.  This makes them very popular with ants.
 

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