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Evening primrose variety

Latin name: Oenothera Species

Plant type: Biennial, Herbaceous Perennial

Exposure: Sheltered

Sun/shade: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Soil type: Sand, Loam

Months of flowering: June, July, August, September

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral, Alkaline

Flower colours: Yellow

Petals: 4

Arrangement: Single, Several

Note – there may be many different varieties or cultivars available of this plant and so the information here is generalised for this group. Some species may appear differently, flower at alternative times of year and may require different growing conditions. Also note this plant can become invasive in some situations in the wild, especially sand dunes.