Corydalis linstowiana

Corydalis linstowiana

Photo/Illustration: 
Dan Hinkley
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(Corydalis linstowiana)
Genus:  Corydalis
This species produces copious purplish-blue flowers in spring and fall. It has light green ferny leaves with a mid-rib of silver.
Noteworthy Characteristics:  Biennial, but self-seeds in abundance. 
Care:  Prefers partial shade and moist, well-drained soil.
Propagation:  Sow seed when fresh; germination may be erratic; divide in fall.
Problems:  Downy mildew, rust, aphids, slugs, snails; spider mites indoors.

Overview

Height
1 ft. to 3 ft.
Spread
1 ft. to 3 ft.
Growth Habit
Clumps
Growth Pace
Moderate Grower
Light
Part Shade Only
Moisture
Medium Moisture
Maintenance
Low
Characteristics
Fragrant Flowers,
Self Seeds,
Showy Flowers,
Showy Foliage
Bloom Time
Early Spring,
Fall,
Late Spring,
Spring
Flower Color
Island Paradise,
Niagara
Uses
Beds and Borders,
Ground Covers,
Naturalizing,
Suitable as Annual
Style
Cottage Garden,
Woodland Garden
Seasonal Interest
Spring Interest
Type
Annuals

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