This plant used to be in most of the road cuts of Southern California. Clumps 3 ft. by 10 feet Across of 2 inch pink-white flowers are common. This plant is low to the ground so it needs bare ground and weed control. Nothing seems to eat it. Flowers are fragrant.
Oenothera californica tolerates sand.
Foliage of Oenothera californica has color gray and is stressdeciduous.
Flower of Oenothera californica has color white and has a fragrance.
Communities for Oenothera californica:Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub and Southern Oak Woodland.