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Corydalis x 'Blue Heron'

BLUE HERON CORYDALIS

Breeder
Buy Blue Heron Corydalis online. Blue Heron Corydalis has dark gentian-blue flowers that float atop stunning red stems and are enhanced by the blue green foliage. It will go summer dormant if it is kept too dry or hot.

Height:

8-10 Inches

Spread:

8-10 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

6-8

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Terra Nova
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Low Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Blue
Flower Type*
  • Fragrant
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Average
  • Prefers High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Tissue Culture
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Summer Flowering
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Morning Sun Only in Southern States
  • Prefers Morning Sun Only in Northern States
  • Prefers Dappled Shade in Northern States
Uses*
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Under Power Lines
  • Border Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Corydalis is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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