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Cutleaf Evening Primrose (Oenothera laciniata)

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Oenothera Laciniata, or more commonly know as Cutleaf Evening Primrose, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Oenothera. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Oenothera Laciniata or Cutleaf Evening Primrose's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Vermont, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Oenothera
  • Family: Onagraceae
  • Order: Myrtales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) HI (I) CAN (I)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: N'EAST SWSS
  • State T/E Status: NY (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: NY (cut-leaved evening-primrose)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU- FAC
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACU-) 2(FACU) 3(FACU) 4(FACU) 5(FACU-) 6(FACU) 7(FAC*) 0(NI*)


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