Oenothera pallida Lindl.
Onagraceae (Evening-Primrose Family)
USDA Symbol: OEPA
The Pale Evening-primrose is a member of the evening-primrose family (family Onagraceae), which includes mainly herbs, rarely shrubs or trees with often showy flowers borne singly, in racemes or spikes, or in branched clusters.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun
CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
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From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR
From the ArchiveWildflower Newsletter 1990 VOL. 7, NO.4 - Research Update, Wild-Collecting Endangers Natives, Director's Report, Maryland ...
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Oenothera pallida in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Oenothera pallida in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff