Common Evening Primrose (Oenothera biennis)
Also called Yellow Evening Primrose, Evening Star, Weedy Evening Primrose, German Rampion, Hog Weed, King’s Cure-all, and Fever Plant
Common weed, easily seen during late summer or fall. Pollinated by moths, hummingbird, honeybees, bumblebees, and Primrose Miner Bee.
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Photo taken in August near The Little Tennessee River in Macon County, North Carolina, USA.
© Jean Gregory Evans
Canon PowerShot SX20 IS f/5.7 1/500s ISO-100 100mm


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  • kalaryder
    kalaryderalmost 3 years ago

    Such a lovely glow to this

  • Pamela Phelps
    Pamela Phelpsalmost 3 years ago

    Lovely lighting, great vibrancy!

  • YouBet
    YouBetalmost 3 years ago

    Brightens the moment!!

  • Georgie Hart
    Georgie Hartalmost 3 years ago

    ah this is so joyful, gorgeous!

  • Scott Mitchell
    Scott Mitchellalmost 3 years ago


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