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Mirabilis laevis var. villosa - Bigelow's Desert Four O'Clock, Wishbone Bush (Plant)

Mirabilis laevis var. villosa - Bigelow's Desert Four O'Clock, Wishbone Bush (Plant)

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  • Mirabilis laevis var. villosa - Bigelow's Desert Four O'Clock, Wishbone Bush (Plant)
    • Mirabilis laevis var. villosa - Bigelow's Desert Four O'Clock, Wishbone Bush (Plant)
    • Mirabilis laevis var. villosa - Bigelow's Desert Four O'Clock, Wishbone Bush (Plant)

    Mirabilis laevis var. villosa - Bigelow's Desert Four O'Clock, Wishbone Bush (Plant)

    Tough desert perennial with white blooms. Can be evergreen and bloom almost year-round in the garden with supplemental summer water. White-lined sphinx moths nectar at the flowers in the evening and caterpillars use leaves for food.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameMirabilis laevis var. villosa
    Common NameBigelow's Desert Four O'Clock, Wishbone Bush
    Plant TypePerennial
    Sun ExposureCoast-Sun, Inland-Sun, Inland-Part Sun,
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeSand, fast draining
    Flower ColorPink, Magenta, Rose, White, Cream
    Flowering MonthsJanuary, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December, February
    Evergreen/DeciduousSummer deciduous/dormant
    Height by Width3ft. x 4ft.
     
    Specialty Features
    • Butterflies/Moths
    • Pollinators
    • Erosion Control

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