Showy Evening Primrose Seeds

Showy Evening Primrose Seeds

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.79
1 Ounce $20.99
1/4 Pound $46.19 45% Savings
1 Pound $125.99 ($7.87/ounce) 63% Savings
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  • This low-maintenance, showy groundcover is winter hardy in most of the US
  • Perennial; Profuse, beautiful flowers
  • North American Native Wildflower
  • Prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Fall, Spring
Color Pink
Growth Habit Upright
Plant Height Up to 14 inches
Bloom Season Summer

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 Showy Evening Primrose Seeds

Oenothera speciosa

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Also known as Pink Ladies, Pink Evening Primrose, Mexican Primrose, Amapola, Buttercups

This prolific wildflower blooms throughout the summer with large and delicate, pale pink blooms. Showy Evening Primrose is unique as it opens its blooms in the cool evening hours, attracting moths and other nocturnal insects. A perfect addition to your moon garden!

Planting Information

Planting Showy 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 14 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
View our Primrose Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 2,517 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 142,690 Up to 625 Sq. Ft
1/4 Pound 570,760 Up to 2,500 Sq. Ft
1 Pound 2,283,040 Up to 10,000 Sq. Ft

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