Taxon  Report   5907    
Oenothera speciosa  Nutt.
Mexican evening primrose,  Pinkladies
Oenothera speciosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Genus: Oenothera
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hartmannia speciosa
ICPN + PLANTS: Oenothera delessertiana
ICPN + PLANTS: Oenothera speciosa var. childsii
More information about  Oenothera speciosa
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jul 20, 2019).