Large flowered Evening Primrose

Oenothera glazioviana

Description:
Large flowered Evening Primrose
Facts:

Common on sandy soils around the UK it is often associated with sand dunes. Originally a native of North America its seeds are the source of the Evening Primrose oil much used in complementary medicine.

Introduced:

1904
Origin:
North America
Location:
Common throughout the UK
Status:
Increasing
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