Genus: Oenothera

evening-primrose

Species formerly placed in Gaura are now placed in this genus, and some species once placed in Oenothera are now in Camissonia. References: Raven and Gregory (1972), Straley (1977), Dietrich et al. (1997), Levin et al. (2004).

Family

Onagraceae (evening-primrose family)

This Genus’s Species in New England:

Visit this genus in the Dichotomous Key