Oenothera pallida (Pale evening primrose)

Drought tolerant; full sunlight. Showy white flowers bloom May to September from valleys to foothills in dry open areas, on gravelly or sandy soils. A relatively low growing perennial species useful in mixes for beautification or erosion control.

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INFORMATION & ATTRIBUTES

Family: Onagraceae

Duration: Perennial

Growth Habit: Forb/herb

Native Status: Native

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Mature Height: 4-27 in.

Bloom Color: White, fading to pink

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SOIL ADAPTATION

Coarse Texture: Yes

Medium Texture: Yes

Fine Texture: No 

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SEEDING NOTES

Seeds per Pound: 512,000

Seeding Rate: 1-2 PLS lbs/acre

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