Oenothera caespitosa
“Tufted Evening Primrose”

Oenothera caespitosa Tufted Evening PrimroseOenothera caespitosa Tufted Evening Primrose

Huge and numerous 4” deliciously sweetand citrus scented clear white silky blooms look skyward from Spring to mid-Summer above a neat and dense 8”x18” tufted rosette of silvery lance shaped leaves. A beautiful and rewarding native perennial for infertile, well-drained soil, native, rock gardens or container. Native to the Western US and so, highly heat tolerant. Attracts Hawk Moths aka Sphinx Moths! Deer resistant. Low water once established.

Oenothera caespitosa Tufted Evening Primrose


Full Sun
Low Water

CA Native Perennial
USDA Zones 4-10