If in doubt, give it a try, talk nonsense
There's a lot of myth and nonsense in gardening lore Paolon.
When in doubt give it a try is my motto.
That is a serious answer David
You haven't seen my shape Tetley
wrong sort of bud for oenothera, they all have long slim buds
You can have the compost Hostafan
artjak and I will be going here on Sunday
I'd better try a bit harder. I had decided I didn't know what that was.
But looks a bit like a centaurea style bud appearing there and wonder about the C. macrocephala seen in another ID thread