Taxon  Report   10995 
Oenothera flava  (A. Nelson) Garrett
Yellow evening primrose
Oenothera flava
© 2005 Steve Matson
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Oenothera flava, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Oenothera flava
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Oenothera
Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Oenothera flava
Jepson eFlora

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2016).

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