|Desert Honeysuckle is a member of the
plant appears as a medium sized shrub with woody stems and shreddy
bark. The plant grows to 6 feet in height with dark green, eliptical leaves with
short stems that grow to
2.5 inches in length. The plant
typically grows along sandy washes and in canyons at elevations between
2500 - 5500 feet.
Desert Honeysuckle is a favorite
of hummingbirds who are also its chief pollinator.
Desert Honeysuckle blooms in the spring and produces
orange tubular flowers to 1.25 inches in length.