Taxon  Report   5910    
Oenothera wolfii  (Munz) P. H. Raven, W. Dietr., & Stubbe
Wolf's evening primrose
Oenothera wolfii
© 2001 Lindsay Herrera
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Oenothera wolfii
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Oenothera wolfii
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Oenothera wolfii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Oregon.
also called Oenothera hookeri ssp. wolfii
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Oenothera wolfii
© 2001 Lindsay Herrera
Genus: Oenothera
Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Prairie, Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub

Habitat: dunes, coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS: Oenothera hookeri ssp. wolfii
More information about  Oenothera wolfii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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