Purple leaf corydalis
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|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||
8" / 24" / 10"
|Most Active Growing Season|
5.4 – 6.8
50 – 75 ppm, strong fertilizers can burn.
Dormant in winter.
Dry moderately between waterings.
Keep evenly moist, not wet.
It has a low, rhizomatous growth habit which dies out in summer and come back in the fall. The foliage and flower color is more purple than 'China Blue' or 'Blue Panda'.
It is a very long bloomer in the Pacific NW. Use it in containers in part shade, forest understory, woodland areas or shady borders.
|Finish Time to 4"||
6 – 8 weeks
Cut the Corydalis to the ground midsummer to rejuvenate it. Re-blooms in the cool fall temperatures.
USE NO CHEMICALS ON CORYDALIS without prior experience. We recommend transplanting to a 4" pot from a plug, not a larger size container.