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Common Evening Primrose
Full to part sun, moderately wet to dry moisture level, adapted to a wide range of soils including clay, moderately acid to neutral pH. 4-6 ft. height, blooms summer into fall, yellow flowers, spreads moderately fast by re-seeding.
Germination Code: A, D, G
Native Region: Statewide
Biennial. Fragrant flowers. Can be weedy or invasive. Attracts the Sphinx Moth.