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Corydalis ochroleuca

Corydalis ochroleuca

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From late spring and throughout the summer, creamy flowers cover a delicate mound of filigreed gray-green foliage.

Noteworthy CharacteristicsThis is a short-lived perennial that self-sows enthusiastically. Suitable for a mixed border or an open woodland.

CarePrefers fertile soil in full sun or partial shade.

PropagationSow seed when fresh; germination may be erratic. Divide in spring.

ProblemsDowny mildew, rust, aphids, slugs, snails.

  • Genus : Corydalis
  • Zones : 5, 6, 7, 8
  • Plant Height : 6 to 12 inches
  • Plant Width : 6 to 12 inches
  • Growth Rate : Fast
  • Light : Full Sun to Partial Shade
  • Uses : Ground Covers
  • Bloom Time : Late Spring, Spring, Summer
  • Moisture : Medium Moisture
  • Maintenance : Moderate
  • Plant Type : Perennials
  • Characteristics : Self Seeds, Showy Foliage
  • Plant Seasonal Interest : Spring Interest
  • Flower Color : White, Yellow
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