Oenothera 'Innoeno131' LEMON DROP

Tried and Trouble-free Recommended by 2 Professionals
Common Name: evening primrose
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Family: Onagraceae
Zone: 5 to 9
Height: 0.50 to 1.00 feet
Spread: 0.50 to 1.00 feet
Bloom Time: June to September
Bloom Description: Yellow
Sun: Full sun
Water: Dry to medium
Maintenance: Low
Suggested Use: Ground Cover
Flower: Showy
Tolerate: Drought


Easily grown in average, dry to medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun. Tolerates some part afternoon shade and some drought.

Noteworthy Characteristics

LEMON DROP is a compact, erect, day-flowering member of the evening primrose family. It typically grows 8-12” tall and produces four-petaled lemon yellow flowers over a long summer bloom.


No serious insect or disease problems.

Garden Uses

Beds and borders. Foliage will form an attractive ground cover. Containers.