Anisacanthus Thurberi, or more commonly know as Thurber's Desert Honeysuckle, is a shrub with green foliage and red flowers of the genus Anisacanthus. It has a moderate growth rate and a height of 4.5 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is spring and summer, blooms during mid spring, is intolerant of shade and is routinely available commercially. Anisacanthus Thurberi or Thurber's Desert Honeysuckle's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arizona and New Mexico.
Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming