Corydalis lutea has clusters of bright yellow, spurred flowers that bloom above blue-green foliage for months on end.
Corydalis lutea has clusters of bright yellow, spurred flowers that bloom above blue-green foliage for months on end. Plants can self-seed lightly in the garden but do not become invasive. Looks great colonizing stone walls or steps or popping up in the shade garden.
Common Name: Rock Harlequin
Family: Papaveraceae (The Poppy Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-9
Light: Part Shade, Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Spring - Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Rock crevices, talus, forest clearings, open woods, and on burned or otherwise disturbed areas in shallow, often dry soil; 10-1550 metres.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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