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Oenothera lavandulifolia

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Authors: Torr.  

Botanical Description

Tufted perennial with a woody base, the decumbent to ascending stems 10-20cm long. Leaves crowded, linear to narrowly spathulate, more or less entire and finely grey-downy. Flowers 2-4cm across, yellow ageing reddish, in short racemes, summer. U.S.A. on the plains and prairies of South Dakota and Wyoming to Texas and Arizona.