Tecoma stans

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Scientific Name Tecoma stans USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Esperanza, Yellow Bells ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Bignoniaceae (Trumpet-Creeper) SEINet Reference
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Description Deciduous shrub, normally 2-5 ft. tall; multiple stems and slender, erect branches; pinnately-compound leaves with 3 to 11 lanceolate to almost linear, deep green leaflets 1-1/2 to 4 inches long, sharply-toothed edges; clusters of large, trumpet-shaped, showy yellow flowers, about 1-1/2 inches long and up to 2 inches across, at the top of the stems. Descr. excerpt from "Texas Wildflowers" by C. and L. Loughmiller. Texas Status

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