Calflora
Taxon  Report   5888    
Oenothera californica  (S. Watson) S. Watson  ssp. californica 
California evening primrose
Oenothera californica ssp. californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.
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Bloom Period
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Oenothera
Parent: Oenothera californica

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Oenothera californica var. glabrata
More information about  Oenothera californica ssp. californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (OECAC)


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 09, 2020).