“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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Oenothera fruticosa

Yellow Sundrops, Narrowleaf Evening Primrose

Garden(s):

Border

Type:

Native Perennial

Height:

20-90 cm (8-35 In)

Spread:

60 cm (24 in)

Light:

Full sun, Part sun, Part shade

Water:

Low, Moderate

Zone:

3

Bloom Time:

May, June, July,

Bloom Colour:

Yellow

Foliage Colour:

Green

Soil:

Adaptable, Acidic

Notes:

Flowers open during the day and close at night. Becomes drought tolerant once established. Feed with all purpose fertilizer in spring. Divide every 3-4 years.