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Stylophorum diphyllum
Common Name: Celandine Poppy Family: Papaveraceae (The Poppy Family)

Stylophorum diphyllum
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Bright yellow poppy-like flowers bloom in early spring over blue-green foliage with silvery undersides. Will self-seed and form a great shade groundcover. Will grow in all but the driest conditions in shade and part shade. The stems contain bright yellow sap that was used traditionally as a dye by aboriginal peoples.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Open woods in rich, often neutral, soil

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourYellow 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureShade Part Shade  Foliage ColourBluish Green 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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