Taxon  Report   5585    
Mirabilis bigelovii  A. Gray  var. retrorsa  (A. Heller) Munz  
(no longer an active name)
Wishbone bush,  Wishbone plant
Mirabilis bigelovii var. retrorsa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Mirabilis laevis var. retrorsa

NOTE: Mirabilis bigelovii var. retrorsa is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mirabilis bigelovii var. retrorsa
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Sep 23, 2019).