Flower Database

Yellow corydalis

Basic information
Flower Name
Yellow corydalis
Formal Name
Corydalis lutea
Alias
Fumitory, イエロー・コリダリス, Pseudofumaria lutea, Yellow corydalis
Habitat
European Alps
Morph
Evergreen perennial herb
Comment
Corydalis lutea, fumitory, or yellow corydalis (scientific name: Corydalis lutea) is native to the European Alps. It is a non-bulb evergreen perennial of the poppy family Papaveraceae. It produces yellow tubular flowers in spring to autumn with an racemes inflorescence.
Common name: Corydalis lutea, scientific name: Corydalis lutea, also known as Fumitory, Yellow corydalis, Place of origin: the European Alps, Plant height: 20 to 40 cm, Leaf shape: pinnate compound leaf, Leaf color: green, bisexual, inflorescence: racemes , Number of petals: 4. Flowering period: May-October. Flower tube length: 3 - 5 cm, number of stamens: 2, fruit type: capsule. 
Detailed information
Order
Ranunculales
Family
Papaveraceae
Genus
Corydalis
Species
C. lutea
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cylinder
Leaf type
Pinnate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Alpine Botanic garden Overseas
Color
Yellow
Season
May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Height
20  ~ 40  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 2