Evening Primrose Seeds

Evening Primrose Seeds

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $9.49
1/4 Pound $23.09 39% Savings
1 Pound $46.19 70% Savings
5 Pounds $178.49 ($2.23/ounce) 77% Savings
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  • A North American native wildflower with medicinal properties
  • Annual; Easy to grow, smells great!
  • North American Native Wildflower
  • Prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Fall, Spring
Color Yellow
Growth Habit Upright
Plant Height Up to 48 inches
Bloom Season Summer through Fall

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain, Fast Growing, Fragrant
Use Container Garden, Landscaping, Xeriscaping
Growing Conditions Cold Tolerant, Drought Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About Evening Primrose Seeds

Oenothera lamarckiana

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Also known as Oenothera Glazioviana, Redsepal Evening-Primrose

A much loved North American Native Wildflower, Evening Primrose is a prolific bloomer throughout the summer, filling your fields with pale yellow blooms in the cool evening hours.

Planting Information

Planting Evening Primrose Seeds

Planting Season Fall, Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/16 inch
Plant Spacing 4 to 6 inches
Plant Height Up to 48 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
View our Primrose Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 1,310 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 74,249 Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 296,996 Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft
1 Pound 1,187,984 Up to 10,000 Sq. Ft
5 Pounds 5,939,920 Up to 1.25 Acres

Companions Plants

Companion Plants for Evening Primrose Seeds