Mexican Evening Primrose (Oenothera speciosa)

Mexican Evening Primrose Mexican Evening Primrose closup

Scientific Name: Oenothera speciosa
Common Name: Mexican evening primrose
Description of facts and concepts: A vigorous, stoloniferous grower, especially in sandy soils. Long blooming. Changes color when pollinated.
Seed or division information: Seeds or stolons
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): May W4
Garden Name: Sunny Garden
Color of Flower: Pink
Height: 12″
Spread: 24″
Family: Evening Primrose
Soil Type: Base to Acidic Sandy loam
Soil: Dry to Wet Dry
Light: Sun to Shade Full sun
Zone 4-10 Zones 5-9

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