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Oenothera fruticosa 'Fireworks' (Fyrverkeri)

Also called Evening Primrose


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More About Oenothera fruticosa Fireworks ('Fyrverkeri')

  • AKA Oenothera tetragona 'Fireworks'
  • Canary-yellow, saucer-shaped flowers
  • Individual flowers open for 1 day
  • Buds are a fiery-red
  • Lance-shaped, glossy, deep coppery-green leaves with red stems
  • Leaves turn a vibrant red in cooler weather
  • Bloom Time: June to August
  • Flower Size: 4 cm

Zone:

4

Height:

40-50 cm

Spread:

40-50 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Sundrops Growing and Maintenance Tips

A showy, compact perennial suitable for borders, wild or rock gardens, native planting areas or for the cottage garden. Plant in a well-drained soil in full sun for optimum results. It is also tolerant of summer heat, poor soils and light shade. 


Oenothera fruticosa Fireworks ('Fyrverkeri') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green
Bronze

Landscape uses

Roadside planting
Border/edging
Naturalizing
Rooftop (extensive)