General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Uses: Will Naturalize
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Other: Seeds are poisonous
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Start indoors

Common names
  • Wishbone-Bush
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Mirabilis laevis var. villosa
  • Synonym: Mirabilis bigelovii
  • Synonym: Mirabilis bigelovii var. bigelovii

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Location: Red Rock Canyon, Nevada
photo credit: Stan Shebs

photo credit: Stan Shebs

photo credit: Stan Shebs

photo credit: Stan Shebs

Photo courtesy of: davidbygott

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