Plant Details: Wright's Desert Honeysuckle
Category Shrubs  
Zone: 6 - 10
 
Out_of_stock: N
Common Name Wright's Desert Honeysuckle Variety  
Regional Names  
Botanical Name Anisacanthus quadrifidus var. wrightii
Description This rare Texas and Mexican native will tolerate moist or dry conditions. A small shrub with hundreds of tubular orange flowers with strongly reflexed petals. It blooms from mid-summer to frost attracting Hummingbirds and chiefly greater Sulpher Butterflies although other species visit to. Mature size is approximately 4'High x 4'Wide. Best trimmed in very early spring as more than half of each stem dies back in winter in zone 7 and cooler.
Notes
Plant Growing Conditions

Soil PH
 
Soil Type
 
Water
 
SunLight
 
Foliage
acid:
Y
 
clay:
Y
 
dry:
Y
 
full:
Y
 
Evergreen:
N
neutral:
Y
 
average: 
Y
 
average:
Y
 
partial:
Y
  SemiEvergreen:
N
alkaline:
Y
 
sand:
Y
 
wet:
Y
 
shade:
N
  Deciduous:
Y
Plant Pricing
Last Update: 2012-07-11 11:16:58.0
Container Size
Price
Quart
8.00
1 Gallon
12.00
Last Update:
2010-07-27 06:22:36.0
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