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

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Oenothera flava
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Oenothera
Communities:
Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Oenothera flava ssp. flava
More information about  Oenothera flava
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (OEFL)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2018).

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