Oenothera kunthiana – Alpine plants for sale


Pretty pink flowers in the summer and early autumn.

Grown in handy 9 cm pots:

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Oenothera kunthiana description:

Creamy pink flowers through the summer and into early autumn.

A pollinator friendly plant including bees.
This is a butterfly friendly plant.

This plant is good for a rockery, tub or raised bedGood for a rockery, raised bed, or the front of a border.
It can be tricky in that it is sometimes short-lived – so give it a well drained soil to help it’s chances of year on year growth. It can reseed and so continue on.

We have plenty more alpine plants for sale – many are easy to grow.

Common names: Kunthiana Sundrops.

Oenothera kunthiana flowering in September
Oenothera kunthiana in September

The best position in the garden:

Requires sun.

Requires sun.

What type of soil:

Well drained soil.

How much moisture:

Normal moisture or dryish stony.

Hardiness and, or, lifespan:

Hardy, but it can be short-lived.

Care and maintenance:

When newly planted always keep it watered until the roots have grown down and it is able to find its own moisture.

Size of plant:

Height 25 cm.
Spread 30 cm.

Planting density – to calculate how many plants are required in a planting scheme:

Allow 10 plants per square metre.

Find more alpine and rockery plants here at our online nursery.

Additional information

Weight .25 kg


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