Primrose, Evening –
Striking, fragrant white tufted blossoms are nestled in a basal rosette of narrow, toothed gray-green leaves. Flowers bloom late afternoon to evening. Bloom time early to late summer.
High drought tolerance. Requires dry, well drained soil. Flowers have a pink cast as they fade during the heat of the day.
Winchester Gardens generally stocks this item.
Loosestrife – Blooming over a long period, gooseneck loosestrife’s upright spires contrast well with the cup-shape flowers of evening primrose in full sun.
Helenium – Brilliant helenium has dark reddish-orange daisies that combine well with clear-yellow evening primrose in sunny places.
Daylily – Copper- and tawny-color daylilies provide a strong contrast in form and color with evening primrose.