Missouri Wildflower Guide


First came the primrose,
On the bank high,
Like a maiden looking forth
From the window of a tower
When the battle rolls below,
So look'd she,
And saw the storms go by.

 

From "A Chanted Calendar" by Sydney Dobell

 

 

 

Common Evening-Primrose

(This page is incomplete.)

 

  • Bloom Time

    Jun-Oct

     

  • Habit

    Herbaceous

     

  • Height

    To 6 feet

     

  • Longevity

    Biennial