Corydalis atirea Willd.
FamilyFumariaceae — APG family: Papaveraceae
Common namegolden corydalis
DescriptionGlaucous, annual or biennial; stem diffusely branching; leaves bipinnate, the leaflets pinnatifid; flowers golden yellow, recurving or ascending; capsules linear or lanceolate-linear, with long style; seeds smooth.
EcologyRoadsides; sandy places. Described from Canada. Broken line on circumpolar map indicates range of subsp. occidentalis (Engelm.)
Owneby (C. aurea var. occidentalis Engelm.). Several closely related species occur in China.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.