/ ˈiːvn̩ɪŋ ˈprɪmroʊz /
Množina reči evening primrose je evening primroses.
Any of several plants of the family Onagraceae. Any plant of the genus Oenothera, family Onagraceae. Some 50 species are native to North America, several of which now also grow in Europe. Some are cultivated for their oil, which is rich in gamma-linoleic acid (GLA). The body converts GLA into substances which resemble hormones, and evening primrose oil is beneficial in alleviating the symptoms of premenstrual tension. It is also used in treating eczema and chronic fatigue syndrome.