Epilobium luteum Pursh
Onagraceae (Evening Primrose Family)
USDA Symbol: EPLU
Erect, leafy stems, growing in patches, with yellow flowers in upper leaf axils.
This Epilobium is unusual in the West with its flowers of yellow rather than red or pink. Shrubby Willowherb (E. suffruticosum), with smaller flowers, is found in the mountains of central Idaho, western Montana, and Wyoming.
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Bloom InformationBloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep
DistributionUSA: AK , CA , OR , WA
Canada: AB , BC
Native Distribution: Alaska south to northwestern California.
Native Habitat: Moist places in mountains.
National Wetland Indicator Status
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Epilobium luteum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Epilobium luteum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Epilobium luteum
MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff