Native to sandy bluffs in a moist, coastal to slightly inland climate, this perennial does better in moist places. The yellow flowers open in the late afternoon and remain open until sunrise. Color fades to reddish-orange with age. Elliptical leaves are downy.
Attributes - Oenothera elata hookeri
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Season: Late Spring through Mid Summer
Flower Color: Yellow
Height: 2 ft. to 6 ft.
Width: 2 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 7, 8, 9
Notes: Thrives in Wet Soil. Container Plants, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers.