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PlantFiles: Hooker's Evening-Primrose
Oenothera elata var. hirsutissima

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Family: Onagraceae (on-uh-GRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Oenothera (ee-no-THEE-ruh) (Info)
Species: elata var. hirsutissima

Synonym:Oenothera hirsutissima

Category:
Unknown - Tell us

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
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Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

Sun Exposure:
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Danger:
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Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
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Soil pH requirements:
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Seed Collecting:
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral pollengarden On Oct 30, 2011, pollengarden from Pueblo, CO (Zone 5b) wrote:

Found growing near the pasture head-gate in Canon City, Colorado. That would be fairly good moist soil. I let it grow because I checked the USDA and apparently it isn't toxic to grazing animals.

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This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Canon City, Colorado



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