Taxon  Report   5905 
Oenothera pubescens  Sprengel
South American evening primrose,  pubescent evening primrose
Oenothera pubescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Bloom Period
Genus: Oenothera
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Oenothera amplexicaulis
PLANTS: Oenothera laciniata var. pubescens
TJM2 + PLANTS: Oenothera laciniata ssp. pubescens
 More information about  Oenothera pubescens
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 13, 2015).

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