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botanical name:
Corydalis solida ssp. solida 'George Baker'
Corydalis solida ssp. solida 'George Baker' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Fumewort
family:  Papaveraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.25m
width: 0.25m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: red
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
description:
Tuberous perennial with delicately divided, ferny grey-green leaves. Dense racemes of dark pinkish red , tubular, spurred flowers with salmon-pink lips. Grey-green, deeply dissected leaflets. Flowers in spring and becomes dormant in summer.

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

propagation:
By division

usage:
Suitable for the rock garden.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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