Evening Primrose

Evening Primrose

Missouri Dwarf Evening Primrose

Oenothera macrocarpa a.k.a. O. missouriensis

Certainly one of the most beautiful of the Evening Primrose flowers, it produces clear yellow paper thin blossoms up to 5 inches across from June to September.

Grows to 12 inches tall with soft velvety leaves and a sprawling habit.

Winter hardy to zone 4

 

Planting

Sow seeds in cell packs or flats by pressing into soil and barely covering seed

Keep at 70-75 deg.

Germination: 14-28 days

Direct sow in groups of 4 seeds spaced 12-18” and thin to strongest plant.

Tolerates drought in full to partial shade.

Pack. app 30-40 seeds. $3.00


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