Oenothera speciosa grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Oenothera also known as Evening primrose, Oenothera speciosa perennial evergreen or deciduous also used as fragrant plant ornamental plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone: 5-9 (as perennial) 2-5,9-11 (as annual).
Leaves edible in green color in shape elliptic.
Oenothera speciosa flower
Flower edible fragrant in color can be pink, purple or white the inner part its yellow with four petals.
Oenothera speciosa for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
VIDEO How to grow Oenothera speciosa growing and care:
Well drain soil
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No
Difficulties or problems when growing: Aggressive
Spring Recommended planting season?
? Pests and diseases:
Pruning season: Autumn / Winter
How to prune:
Just for design
Size of the plant? 30-100 cm, 1-3 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing
Average amount of water Water requirement:
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade (no flowers)
Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes
Winter / Spring / Summer Bloom season:
General information about the flower Edible fragrant flower in color can be pink, purple or white the inner part its yellow with four
Pollination is done by: Bees, butterfly
Uses of Oenothera speciosa flower Salad :
Leaves harvesting season Spring / Summer / Autumn
Young leaves after the plants establish How to harvest the leaves?
Information about leaves: Green leaves in shape elliptic
Uses of Oenothera speciosa leaves: Salad, cooked
Spring flowers Summer flowers Winter flowers
Pink flower Purple flower Red flower
Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate
Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest
Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
Average growing plants Fast growing plants
Annual plant Evergreen Herbaceous Perennial plant
Edible plants Ground cover plants Ornamental plants
Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting
Plants sun exposure
Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Shade Plants
Regularly water Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 2 Hardiness zone 3 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9