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Corydalis lutea
Common Name: Rock Harlequin Family: Papaveraceae (The Poppy Family)

Corydalis lutea
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Corydalis lutea has clusters of bright yellow, spurred flowers that bloom above blue-green foliage. 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.

Native Habitat:
Rock crevices, talus, forest clearings, open woods, and on burned or otherwise disturbed areas in shallow, often dry soil; 10-1550 metres.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourYellow 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSpring - Summer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Part Shade Sun Part Sun  Foliage ColourBluish Green 
Soil MoistureAverage Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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