Stems spreading to erect, highly branched, 30–150 cm; twigs glabrous to puberulent. Leaves narrowly elliptic to ovate, 1–3 cm long, pubescent beneath. Flowers: corolla tubular-campanulate, 5–10 mm long, lobes <1/2 as long as the tube; style glabrous, 2–4 mm long; stamens barely included. Berry 7–10 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
Our plants are variety utahensis
(Rydb.) A. Nelson.