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Chihuahuan Evening Primrose, Baja evening primrose
Scientific Name: Oenothera stubbei Dietrich & Raven
Synonym: Oenothera drummondii
Family: Onagraceae
Chihuahuan Evening Primrose, Baja evening primrose (Oenothera  stubbei) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 1-24

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Mexico (Chihuahua, Nuevo Leon)

Growth Habits: Perennial groundcover, up to 5 inches tall (12 cm), 2 feet in diameter (60 cm)

Watering Needs: Moderate water


Cultural Practices:
Plant 12 to 18 inches apart (30 to 45 cm)

Blooming Habits:
The Chihuahuan Evening Primrose has great looking large 2.5 inches wide (6 cm) yellow flowers, unfortunately they open during the night, and are only visible in early morning, after which they just seem to crumble.

Fruiting Habits:

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