Evening primrose

Evening primrose
Oenothera biennis
Height : 70cm
Flowering period : June-September

This is a good source of nectar :

Price for : 9cm pot = £2.95 : BUY

Price for : 5 plug plants = £4.95 : BUY

Evening primrose is a pretty pale yellow biennial and the flowers appear on tall stems in the second year. It will tolerate very dry conditions and loves full sun. Our plants and plug plants of 2019 are in their second year. From mid summer to September, the flowers open in the evening and remain open until mid morning the following day.
Other features:
It self seeds prolifically and the seeds have a medicinal application for making Evening primrose oil.
Wildlife attracted:
The fragrant flowers attract bees, butterflies and evening moths, which in turn provide food for evening bats!

May be included in a bee and butterfly plug plant collection

We endeavour to deliver your order to you within 7-10 working days of your order being placed; if there is a delay we will let you know.

Once shipped you will usually receive your order within 24-48 hours.
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Some plants are only available at certain times of year. For any queries regarding stock availability please do contact us and we will be happy to advise.