PLANT DETAILS

latin name: Anisacanthus quadrifidus

usda code: ANQUW

alternative name(s): Hummingbird bush, Wright’s desert honeysuckle, Wright acanthus, Mexican flame

ecotopes class: sunny perennials + shrubs

ecological condition(s): sunny edge

size range: medium – 3-8 ft

habit: shrub

leaf retention: deciduous

light requirement: full sun – part-shade

color signature: red flowers triggered by rains

DESIGN SUPPORT

This will be some amazing prose about how much we love this tree and how we use it in design.  Also, the graphic from the design is to be posted here.

 

NATIVE RANGE

 

FLAME ACANTHUS (ANQUW) PORTFOLIO

Projects that feature this native plant specimen: