|Yellow Primrose is a member of the
Evening Primrose Family.
plant grows to 6 inches in height and has dark green,
finely haired leaves with deep lobes that grow to
6 inches in length. The plant
typically grows in sandy or moist soil along roadsides and in pine
forests at elevations between
5000 - 9500 feet.
The flower of the Yellow Primrose
opens after dark and is a favorite of sphinx moths.
Yellow Primrose blooms between May - August
and produces a bright yellow flower with 4 petals to 3.5 inches in