Blue Corydalis (Corydalis flexuosa)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Spring ephemeral
Other: Dark green, finely divided leaves
Fruit: Other: Slender pod containing small seeds
Fruiting Time: Late spring or early summer
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Needs specific temperature: Sow at about 55F
Depth to plant seed: Do not cover with soil
Other info: Seed will die if it dries out. Keep moist, or refrigerate. Needs no stratification.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Bees


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