Taxon  Report   5900 
Oenothera laciniata  Hill
Cutleaf evening primrose,  Southern evening primrose
Oenothera laciniata
© 2011 Michael Long
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Oenothera laciniata
© 2008 TRNERR P. Roullard
Oenothera laciniata
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Oenothera laciniata, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Oenothera laciniata
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Genus: Oenothera
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Raimannia laciniata
More information about  Oenothera laciniata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Feb 23, 2018).

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