Calflora
Taxon  Report   5890    
Oenothera deltoides  Torr. & Frém.
Birdcage evening primrose,  Desert lantern, Dune primrose
Oenothera deltoides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Valley Grassland, Sagebrush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Oenothera deltoides var. cineracea
More information about  Oenothera deltoides
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (OEDE2)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2019).