Taxon  Report   5909 
Oenothera villosa  Thunb.  ssp. strigosa  (Rydb.) W. Dietr. & P. H. Raven
Hairy evening primrose
Oenothera villosa ssp. strigosa
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Oenothera villosa ssp. strigosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Oenothera villosa ssp. strigosa
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Genus: Oenothera
Parent Record Oenothera villosa
Mixed Evergreen Forest
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Oenothera biennis var. strigosa
PLANTS: Oenothera villosa ssp. cheradophila
PLANTS: Oenothera strigosa ssp. cheradophila
PLANTS: Oenothera rydbergii
PLANTS: Oenothera procera
PLANTS: Oenothera depressa ssp. strigosa
PLANTS: Oenothera cheradophila
PLANTS: Oenothera villosa var. strigosa
ICPN: Oenothera hookeri
ICPN + PLANTS: Oenothera strigosa
More information about  Oenothera villosa ssp. strigosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Jul 22, 2018).

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