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Plant Identification: SOLVED: Corydalis

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Peter63

April 28, 2002
8:15 AM

Post #28033

Hello Evert - the Corydalis genus is widely used in our gardens here in the UK. Particularly in the woodland garden where they might receive some dappled shade. They like it in between; not full strong sun and not dense shade.
They love a moist, but well drained soil with lots of leaf-mould incorporated.

Here is a pic of a species grown in the alpine house.

C. wilsonii

Peter

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Evert
Helsinki
Finland
(Zone 4b)


April 28, 2002
8:41 AM

Post #251078

That's much prettier than "mine"... :) I think that Corydalis is not very often grown in gardens here - the 2 species just bloom on Spring in the wild. :)

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