Fumariaceae
Corydalis scouleri

Scouler's Corydalis

Erect, sturdy, hairless, with a slight covering of bluish waxy powder. Stems hollow. Leaves usually 3 from upper part of stem, large, divided into oblong leaflets with rounded or pointed tips. Flowers pink, rose, or bicolored, about 1 in. long, held in neat rows on long narrow spike, long spurs pointing upward or outward. Grows in moist woodlands, along shaded streambanks, shaded moist roadsides.

  • Rarity: Locally Common
  • Flowering Time: Late Spring
  • Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Height: 20--50 inches
  • Habitat: West-Side Forest, Moist Riverbanks
  • Found In: West Gorge, Olympic NP, Mt. Rainier NP
  • Native: Yes