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desert honeysuckle
Anisacanthus thurberi
Anisacanthus thurberi
desert honeysuckle Acanthus Family
Anisacanthus thurberi Acanthaceae
common name
  desert honeysuckle
accepted scientific name
  Anisacanthus thurberi (Torr.) A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Anisacanthus thurberi (1013)
family name
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.2 to 1.8 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed beginning of March thru 2nd week of December

Plant Showiness (72%)
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Native Plant Status
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