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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Oenothera primiveris (Yellow Desert Evening-primrose)

Ajo Peak at Night

 

 Oenothera primiveris

 Oenothera primiveris

 Oenothera primiveris

 Oenothera primiveris

 Oenothera primiveris

Habitat: valleys, sand dunes
Life Form: forb,annual
Leaf Description: basal simple
Flower Color: yellow
Flowering Period: Mar. to May
Spines: spineless
Family: Onagraceae (evening primrose family)
Abundance: common

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Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Oenothera primiveris (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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