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Corydalis (ko-rid'-a-lis)

Corydalis

Profuse, long-blooming flowers in shades of blue complement attractive, finely cut leaves. Needs well-drained basic (pH > 6.5) soil, and a light mulch in winter to prevent frost heave. Companion Plants: Heuchera, Hosta, Pulmonaria, Tiarella.

cur var rosthorn 'Blue Heron'

Fragrant, large, jewel-like, icy sapphire blue blooms atop lovely, fine cut blue-green foliage. Grows 8-10" tall.

Hardiness Zone: 4-9

Part Sun/Shade Deer ResistantFragrant Flowers or Foliage

flexuosa 'Blackberry Wine'

Arching stems topped with fragrant, plum-violet flowers contrast beautifully against blue-green lacy leaves with white edges, exceptionally long blooming, grows 24?

Hardiness Zone: 5-7

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Fragrant Flowers or FoliageGood Cut Flower

flexuosa 'Blue Panda'

A wonderful, fragrant blue corydalis. Long bloomer, combines the charms of cobalt-blue flowers and fragrance. Grows 14".

Hardiness Zone: 5-8

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Fragrant Flowers or Foliage

flexuosa 'Purple Leaf'

This mysterious perennial brings a unique hue of flowers and foliage to shady garden areas. I like it the best of all the Corydalis, as it is vigorous but not invasive. Smoky purple is a color seldom found in flowers. Blooms, grows 6-10"

Hardiness Zone: 6-8

Part Sun/Shade Deer ResistantGood for Dry Locations

moorcroft x wilson 'Canary Feathers'

Soft blue-green feather-like foliage accented by large trusses of canary-yellow flowers carried in spikes above the foliage. Grows 7-10" tall.

Hardiness Zone: 7-9

Part Shade to Full Shade Attracts ButterfliesGood For Wet Locations

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