Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

Oenothera biennis (Evening primrose)

Sue Snell
  • Digital Images
  • Online

Available online

view Oenothera biennis (Evening primrose)


Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
You can use this work for any purpose, including commercial uses, without restriction under copyright law. You should also provide attribution to the original work, source and licence.
Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0) terms and conditions
Credit: Oenothera biennis (Evening primrose). Sue Snell. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Selected images from this work

About this work


Oenothera biennis (Evening Primrose) Plant upper stem with small painted green leaves and yellow closed trumpet flowers. Plant is a source of evening primrose oil used in the treatment of atopic eczema; also used as a dietary supplement; contains 72% linoleic & 7% linolenic acid.


Permanent link