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Oenothera cespitosa  Nutt.  ssp. marginata  (Nutt. ex Hook. & Arn.) Munz
Fragrant evening-primrose
Oenothera cespitosa ssp. marginata is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Bloom Period
Parent: Oenothera cespitosa
Genus: Oenothera
Family: Onagraceae  
Category: dicot  

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEFOenothera caespitosa ssp. marginata
JEFOenothera cespitosa var. marginata
PLANTSOenothera caespitosa ssp. marginata
More information about  Oenothera cespitosa ssp. marginata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 08/11/2022).