Canary-Bird Flower
Tropaeolum peregrinum L.Tropaeolaceae

common name synonyms: Canary-Bird Vine, Canary Creeper, Capucine des canaris

scientific name synonyms: T. canariensis, T. canariense T. aduncum

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Rosidae

order: Geraniales

growth form: vine

life history: annual, perennial

level of invasiveness: escape

weedy in native range: No

noxious weed in the u.s.: No

type of introduction: Intentional

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: France, Britain

native range: Peru (South America)

notes: not in PUSDA; a persistent garden escape

invasiveness notes: escape




Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth