A beautiful annual of the western deserts. This picture was taken around Ridgecrest,. This plant disappears after flowering, nothing there. I doubt you will every see it in commercial seed packs, it would be nice if a seed grower dealt with it. Winter Primrose would be a great cartoon candidate as the flower(s) dwarf the plant. If roses were proportional adjust to the scale of this primrose, the flowers would be 4-6 FEET across.
Foliage of Oenothera primiveris is stressdeciduous.
Flower of Oenothera primiveris has color yellow.
Communities for Oenothera primiveris:Creosote Bush Scrub and Joshua Tree Woodland.