Dune Primrose

Dune Primrose

Dune Primrose (Oenothera deltoides) photographed along the Oak Creek trail. Rainbow Peak and Brownstone Wall are visible in the background. Red Rocks, Nevada. April 2008. Dune Primroses are low growing plants with large white flowers. Their flowers gradually turn pink after the third day of the bloom.
Anya Jingle
on Apr 16, 2008 3:21 pm
Image Type(s): Flora
Image ID: 396772


Post a Comment
Viewing: 1-2 of 2

lcarreau - Apr 21, 2008 10:50 pm - Voted 10/10

Beautiful Primrose !

Anya, if you have a moment, Sp-member
'tigerlilly' has a recent photo of a
cacti plant posted. Is it a Teddy Bear
Cholla or a Cane Cholla? Here's the
LINK. Love your photos!!

Anya Jingle

Anya Jingle - Apr 21, 2008 11:46 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Beautiful Primrose !

Thanks Larry. I'm sure it's not a Teddy. It may be a Cane Cholla, but it doesn't say where this was taken (which desert?), elevation or anything. The yellow things are fruits. Cheers.

Viewing: 1-2 of 2