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botanical name:
Corydalis solida
Corydalis solida © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Fumewort
synonyms:  Corydalis halleri, Corydalis transsylvanica
family:  Papaveraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.25m
width: 0.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: mauve
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Variable, tuberous perennial with grey-green trifoliate leaves. Dense, upright spikes of numerous mauve-pink to reddish-purple flowers. Becomes dormant in summer.

cultivation:
Full sun or partial shade and moderately fertile, well drained soil.
Dislikes extreme cold and wet conditions.

usage:
Suitable for the rock garden.

other notes:
Native to Northern Europe and Asia.

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