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Desert Evening Primrose (Oenothera primiveris)
Annual Forbs Around Las Vegas, Vegetation Around Las Vegas
Desert Evening Primrose (Oenothera primiveris)

General: Desert Evening Primrose (Oenothera primiveris) is an annual forb that grows as a clump of highly notched leaves on the ground, then puts up big, yellow flowers.

Desert Evening Primrose is a fairly common component of vegetation communities in dry, well-drained sandy and gravelly areas on desert flats and lower bajadas into the lower mountains in the Lower Sonoran (Creosote-Bursage Flats) and Upper Sonoran (Mojave Desert Scrub) life zones.

Around Las Vegas, look for Desert Evening Primrose

Family: Evening Primrose (Onagraceae)

Desert Evening Primrose (Oenothera primiveris) Desert Evening Primrose (Oenothera primiveris)
Desert Evening Primrose (Oenothera primiveris) Desert Evening Primrose (Oenothera primiveris)
Desert Evening Primrose (Oenothera primiveris) Desert Evening Primrose (Oenothera primiveris)
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Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate. Names generally follow the USDA database.
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