Page author: David Giblin
Oenothera pallida ssp. pallida
pale evening primrose
WTU specimens
Other herbaria
WTU images

Distribution: East of the Cascades in Washington; British Columbia south to Oregon, Nevada and Arizona, east to Montana and New Mexico.

Habitat: Dry, sandy or gravelly soil, commonly on dunes at low elevations.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Oenothera pallida Lindl. ssp. pallida
Publication: Bot. Reg. 14: pl. 1142. 1828.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Oenothera pallida Lindl. var. idahoensis Munz [HC]
Oenothera pallida Lindl. var. pallida [HC]
Oenothera pallida Lindl. var. typica Munz