Photo Courtesy of North Creek Nurseries, Inc.

Oenothera fruticosa Fireworks (Evening Primrose, Sundrops)

This perennial features bright rich yellow flowers on red stems and deep bronze foliage. Perfect for borders or accents on a slope garden. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early spring
1-1.5 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Gull Sun to Part Shade
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Nativar