Big Fruit Evening Primrose (Oenothera macrocarpa)

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Big Fruit Evening Primrose, scientifically known as Oenothera macrocarpa, a captivating perennial that is sure to make a bold statement in your garden. With its striking yellow flowers that bloom in the evening, it casts a magical glow in the twilight hours. Standing at a height of 12 to 18 inches, this hardy plant boasts large, showy fruit capsules. Its also adding an extra touch of intrigue to its beauty.

A true magnet for pollinators, it attracts bees and butterflies with its abundant nectar. Its and Ideal for xeriscaping and wildflower gardens, the Big Fruit Evening Primrose promises both beauty and ecological benefits.

Embrace the allure of this exceptional species and welcome pollinators into your garden sanctuary.

Fun Facts:

  • Botanical Name: Oenothera macrocarpa
  • Height: 10
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Color: Yellow
  • Bloom Season: Summer
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun
  • Hardiness Zones: 4-8
  • Colorado Native Plant
  • Native Habitat: Meadow, Cliffs and mountain regions

More importantly here is what you get!

At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Big Fruit Evening Primrose (Oenothera macrocarpa) in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.

Here is why it's important

At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Big Fruit Evening Primrose (Oenothera macrocarpa), to support them.

These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. Its also using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.

Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!