Plant ID forum: Identification please. Is it a weed or a beautiful red flowering plant?

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mogadon
Aug 23, 2017 9:06 AM CST
The photo shows the end result of a plant but I do not know what it is. It could be a weed. It "binds" itself round other plants and seems to smother them but its flower is beautiful and very red. I am new to this garden having just moved house. The red flower also has a trumpet on it. Quite spectacular.
Please help me identify this.
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kniphofia
Aug 23, 2017 9:12 AM CST
It's a type of nasturtium with lovely red flowers and these very interesting berries. Tropaeolum speciosum.
Name: Celia
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Zencat
Aug 23, 2017 9:34 AM CST
I agree Tropaeolum speciosum. Please consider adding your pics to the database. There are only 2 and none are of the berries.
Name: Lin
Florida (Zone 9b)

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plantladylin
Aug 23, 2017 12:30 PM CST
HI mogadon, Welcome!

What a lovely photo of Flame Creeper (Tropaeolum speciosum)
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