pale evening primrose (Oenothera pallida)

single stem with several white 1.5" flowers with yellow stamen

pale evening primrose

Common name: pale evening primrose
Botanical name: Oenothera pallida

Light: full sun
Height: 6 – 20 inches
Water: low, drought tolerant but blooms longer with some water
Soil type: sandy soils

Biennial wildflower with several white 1.5″ flowers that open in late afternoon and last one night in late summer; wonderfully fragrant! attracts night pollinators