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Oenothera rosea

Oenothera rosea

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

45cm

25cm

Min

-30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Oenothera rosea Overview

An upright perennial or annual to averagely 40cm. Bears obovate leaves and pinkish flowers. Native to Peru.

Common problems with Oenothera rosea

How to propagate Oenothera rosea

Seed

Propagate from seeds.

Division

Division in spring or autumn.

Cuttings

From softwood cuttings in late spring.

Other uses of Oenothera rosea

Grown for their profuse but short-lived flowers in summer. Suitable for coastal conditions. Oenothera biennis is used medicinally.