Oenothera stubbei (Chihuahuan Primrose, Baja Primrose)


This dense ground cover has narrow, dark green leaves and large light yellow flowers which open at night and close by the following afternoon. Cold weather tints the foliage red. Plants can grow in full sun at higher elevations, but do best in part shade in the low desert. Provide moderate irrigation.

At a Glance Summary

Type: Groundcover
Size (H x W): 1ft x 6ft
Flower Color: Yellow
Hardiness: Zone 8: 10˚F

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