Glowing Magenta Evening Primrose

Oenothera kunthiana 'Glowing Magenta'

Item 068721


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  • Light Needs
    Full sun
  • Watering Needs
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

A dwarf selection that produces deep magenta-pink four-petaled flowers throughout summer. Blooms open in morning and evening when temperatures are cooler. The deep green leaves form a low spreading mound at the base. An ideal plant for edging or groundcover, a rock garden accent, or for mixed border or containers. An herbaceous perennial.

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Average Landscape Size
Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 12 in. tall and wide.
Flowering Season
Botanical Name: Oenothera kunthiana 'Glowing Magenta'
Deciduous/ Evergreen: Herbaceous
Growth Habit: Mounding ,   Spreading
Growth Rate: Moderate
Special Feature: Easy Care, Naturalizes Well, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Attribute: Showy Flowers ,   Long Bloom Season
Bloom Time: Summer
Flower Color: Pink
Garden Style: Rustic ,   Mediterranean ,   Cottage

Highly adaptable to most well-drained soils; avoid heavy, soggy soils. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate drought. Feed with a slow release fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Remove spent blooms to reduce self-seeding.

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