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White-stemmed Evening Primrose

Large white floppy looking flower that is disproportionately larger than its stem. It often bows outward and toward the grown. May be seen with pinkish hues as it opens in the evening and withers in the sun, turning pinkish as it withers.

Wildflower Details

Scientific Name:Oenothera albicaulis
Growing Season:Spring
Soil Type:Open, sandy areas
Other Names:

Evening Primrose

Habitat:Semi-desert, foothills
Family:Evening PrimrosePrimrose