|Common Name||Hybrid corydalis|
|US Patent #||PP18909|
|EU Grant #||EU24249|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July, August, September|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||It has nice clusters of large, clear yellow flowers all summer over blue green leaves. It is shorter, showier, and more compact than C. lutea. It is not an obnoxious seeder like C. lutea.|
|Landscape Value||Use it in containers in part shade, as a forest understory, in woodland areas and under tall shrubs. This plant is a very long bloomer in the Pacific NW.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||9" / 12" / 12"|
|Soil (Garden)||Average, well-drained.|
|Water (Garden)||Keep evenly moist, not wet.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
|Comments||Grew well and over wintered for Linda Guy at Carolina Nursery near Charleston, SC. Over winters and grows well in Lake Heron area of Northern Ohio, zone 5. (Paul at Willoway Nursery) Recommend transplanting to a 4" pot from a 72 cell size, not a larger size container. Seedlings don't come true.|
Corydalis ‘Canary Feathers’
Talk about flower-power! This, our showiest and most vigorous, heat-tolerant Corydalis introduced to date, is a blooming machine in pots or in the garden. Baking hot Dallas Arboretum has given this plant their seal of approval. This hybrid is tolerant of partial sun and is a great highlight in shady spots where it combines well with our silver-leaved Heuchera and Pulmonaria. This fantastic container plant blooms so long that early frosts can cut its life short, so some protection may be needed. Prefers moist, well-drained soils.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 9″ / 12″ / 12″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): May, June, July, August, September
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|EC||0.5 – 0.7|
|pH||5.4 – 6.6|
|Fertility Needs||50 – 75 ppm|
|Notes||USE NO CHEMICALS ON CORYDALIS without prior experience. We recommend transplanting to a 4″ pot from a plug, not a larger size container.|
|Finish Time to 4″||6 – 8 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||—|
|Day Length for Flowering||Long Day|
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