Oenothera tetragona
(Glaucous Evening Primrose)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Glaucous Evening Primrose, Sundrops, Southern Sundrops
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 8
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: June - September
    Status: Native

Oenothera tetragona, or Glaucous Evening Primrose, is native to parts of the eastern US, including the Appalachian regions, and parts of the Great Lakes area. It is a perennial that grows in moist meadows, woodland edges and streambanks. It blooms in early summer into fall with bright yellow flowers.

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