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| Heath Carlowrightia|
Heath carlowrightia is a densely branched shrub with narrow leaves and many small, purplish flowers from May to October. It grows on limestone and alluvial soils in open sun, often among rocks, in the Trans-Pecos, one of the most common Carlowrightia found there.
Plant Habit or Use: small shrub
Flower Color: purple
Blooming Period: spring
Fruit Characteristics: 2-celled stalked capsule
Height: 1 to 2 feet
Width: 1 to 2 feet
Heat Tolerance: very high
Soil Requirements: adaptable