Oenothera biennis


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Related to Oenothera biennis: Oenothera fruticosa, evening primrose
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Noun1.Oenothera biennis - a coarse biennial of eastern North America with yellow flowers that open in the eveningOenothera biennis - a coarse biennial of eastern North America with yellow flowers that open in the evening; naturalized in Europe
evening primrose - any of several plants of the family Onagraceae
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Here is my pick of the crop: OENOTHERA biennis, or evening primrose is a tall biennial that grows up to 1.5 metres with yellow flowers.
Here are my pick of the crop: Oenothera biennis, or evening primrose This tall biennial grows up to 1.5 metres with yellow flowers.
Dianthus Barbatus - Sweet William Echium Pininana - Giant Viper's Bugloss Oenothera Biennis - evening primrose Digitalis - foxglove
Here are my pick of the crop: Oenothera biennis, or evening primrose is a tall biennial that grows up to 1.5 metres with yellow flowers.
Mainente et al., "Anti-tumour potential of a gallic acid-containing phenolic fraction from Oenothera biennis," Cancer Letters, vol.
"Adult moths are lured towards paler coloured flowers which show up at dusk such as hemp agrimony (Eupatorium cannabinum), nightscented flowers such as evening primrose (Oenothera biennis) and night-scented stock, long tubular flowers including common honeysuckle (Lonicera periclymenum) and Verbena bonariensis, open flowers such as cosmos and bishop's weed (Ammi majus), and aquatic plants such as aromatic water mint or purple loosestrife," she says.
virginicus, Eragrostis hypnoides, Erigeron annuus, Helenium autumnale, Humulus japonicus (abundant), Ludwigia palustris, Lycopus americanus, Lysimachia nummularia, Mimulus alatus, Myosotis scopioides, Oenothera biennis, Persicaria maculosa, Phalaris arundinacea (especially along the shoreline at the northern fifth of the property), Pilea pumila, Plantago rugelii, Polanisia dodecandra, Rorippa sylvestris, Scutellaria lateriflora, Solidago gigantea, Symphyotrichum prenanthoides, Verbena hastata, V.
alnifolia Aphis oestlundi Gillette Oenothera biennis Aphis pomi DeGeer Pyroidea Aphis pulchella Hottes Euphorbia & Frison Aphis rubifolii (Thomas) Rubus spp.
Oenothera biennis showed an optimum density of 20 plants [m.sup.-2] and yielded 260 g [m.sup.-2], a seed-yield similar to that reported in other countries.
Previously, GLA is commercially produced from the seeds of Evening Primrose (Oenothera biennis), Borage (Borago officinalis), and Blackcurrant (Ribes nigrum) [4].
Amarowicz, "Identification and quantification of low molecular weight phenolic antioxidants in seeds of evening primrose (Oenothera biennis L.)," Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, vol.