Glowing Magenta Evening Primrose
Oenothera kunthiana 'Glowing Magenta'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
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- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||ee-no-THEE-ruh kun-thee-AY-nuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 12 in. tall and wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic, Xeric|
|Growth Habit||Mounding, Spreading|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Edging, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Naturalizes Well, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Gaura (Gaura); Salvia (Salvia); Phlox (Phlox); Pinks (Dianthus); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum)|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-10