Corydalis aurea

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Scientific Name Corydalis aurea USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Golden Corydalis, Scrambled Eggs ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Papaveraceae (Poppy) formerly Fumariaceae SEINet
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Description Montane and subalpine life zones, moist to dry areas, hillsides, streamsides, rocky banks, open woodlands; bushy annual or biennial, highly branched with stems from 4 to 20 inches tall, becoming prostrate with age; pinnately compound leaves with fine leaflets; yellow, tubular flowers clustered on racemes (stalks). Colorado Status

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