Glowing Magenta Evening Primrose

Oenothera kunthiana 'Glowing Magenta'

Pronunciation: ee-no-THEE-ruh kun-thee-AY-nuh
SKU #06872
5-10

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OVERVIEW
Description 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.
Light Full sun
Watering Allow soil to dry between waterings.
Blooms Summer
Mature Size Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 12 in. tall and wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise
Problems/Solutions Erosion Control, Drought Tolerant
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container, Ground Cover, Edging
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Gaura (Gaura); Salvia (Salvia); Phlox (Phlox); Pinks (Dianthus); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum)
CARE
Care Highly adaptable to most well-drained soils; avoid heavy, soggy soils. Water regularly in 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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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.