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botanical name:
Corydalis popovii
Corydalis popovii © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Papaveraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.15m
width: 0.12m
growth rate:
growth habit:
leaf colour: blue-green
flower colour: purple
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Tuberous perennial with blue-green, lobed leaves. Curious tubular, spurred flowers of white or pale violet with dark red-purple around the mouths.

Free draining gritty soil in full sun or part shade. Dislikes excessive wet.

Suitable for rock gardens or in an alpine house.

other notes:
Native to rocky hillsides of Central Asia.
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