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Oenothera pilosella (Meadow evening-primrose)
Smith, R.W.

Oenothera pilosella

Oenothera pilosella Raf.

Meadow evening-primrose

Onagraceae (Evening-Primrose Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: oepi2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
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Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CT , IA , IL , IN , KY , LA , MA , ME , MI , MO , MS , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: ON

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
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Bibliography

* The Midwestern Native Garden: Native Alternatives to Nonnative Flowers and Plants An Illustrated Guide (2011) Adelman, Charlotte and Schwartz, Bernard L.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Oenothera pilosella in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Oenothera pilosella in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Oenothera pilosella

Metadata

Record Modified: 2012-12-09
Research By: TWC Staff

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