Fouquieria splendens

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Common names
Ocotillo, Candlewood
Hardiness
USDA 8-10. Hardy in Phoenix to 0° F.
Light
Full sun.
Size
Drought deciduous shrub, slow growing to 20′ tall, 15′ in spread; very spiny stems; light green, oval, entire leaves, up to 2″ long.
Water
Water infrequently to encourage bloom.
Flowers
Orange clustering flowers on ends of the canes.
Origin
Southwestern USA, northwestern Mexico.