African Plant Database


Oenothera biennis L.
Family : ONAGRACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 346 (1753)  
Notes : [Amér. N.]
Information on the genus : Oenothera
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Onagra biennis (L.) Scop. (1963)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Oenothera suaveolens Pers. (1805)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biennial-Herb- Ht 0.5 - 2 m. Alt: up to 1548 m. Distribution: LES, FS, GA, KN, MP, NC, NW

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More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 17425
 
Record n°17425 modified 2012-10-06
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