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Oenothera perennis L.
Little evening-primrose, Sundrops
USDA Symbol: oepe
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug
CT , DC , DE , GA , IA , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , MT , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , SC , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV Canada: NB
, PE Native Habitat:
shaly slopes, moist or dry fields, pastures and roadsides USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N),
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil Description: Loam, Sand
BenefitAttracts: Birds , Hummingbirds
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Record Modified: 2012-07-10
Research By: TWC Staff