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Oenothera albicaulis Pursh
WHITEST EVENING PRIMROSE
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Erysiphaceae  Erysiphe communis @ BPI (3)

Erysiphe polygoni @ BPI (5)
Halictidae  Agapostemon virescens @ CUIC_ENT (6)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Septoria oenotherae @ BPI (1)
Pucciniaceae  Puccinia extensicola @ BPI (1)

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Oenothera albicaulis Pursh
whitest evening primrose

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General Information
Symbol: OEAL
Group: Dicot
Family: Onagraceae
Duration: Annual
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : L48   N
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Clarence A. Rechenthin. Provided by USDA NRCS East Texas PMC (ETPMC) . Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, TX, Marathon, Dugout Mountain. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, TX, Alpine, just N. of town on Highway 118. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, TX, Marathon. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, TX, Marathon. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, TX, Aztec. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, TX, Aztec. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, TX, Marathon. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, TX, Marathon. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, TX, Marathon, Dugout Mountain. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, TX, Marathon, Dugout Mountain. Usage Requirements .

Patrick J. Alexander. Usage Requirements .

©Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers . United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners. Usage Requirements .

©Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers . United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners. Usage Requirements .

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 598. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
ANAL8 Anogra albicaulis (Pursh) Britton
OECT Oenothera ctenophylla (Wooton & Standl.) Tidestr.

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Myrtales
Family Onagraceae – Evening Primrose family
Genus Oenothera L. – evening primrose
Species Oenothera albicaulis Pursh – whitest evening primrose

Subordinate Taxa

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Wetland Status

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Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (OEAL)

Wildlife

Food

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Cover

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Description of Values

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Oenothera albicaulis
Oenothera albicaulis
White-stem Evening-primrose
ID: 0000 0000 0504 0855 [detail]
© 2004 Robert Sivinski

Oenothera albicaulis
Oenothera albicaulis
Praire Evening Primrose
ID: 0000 0000 0305 0318 [detail]
© 2005 Gene Wagner, RPh.

Oenothera albicaulis
Oenothera albicaulis
White-stem Evening-primrose
ID: 0000 1111 2222 1215 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Oenothera albicaulis
Oenothera albicaulis
White-stem Evening-primrose
ID: 0000 1111 2222 1216 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Oenothera albicaulis
Oenothera albicaulis
White-stem Evening-primrose
ID: 0000 1111 2222 1217 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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