Corydalis flexuosa 'Purple Leaf'

Image of Corydalis flexuosa 'Purple Leaf'
Image of Corydalis flexuosa 'Purple Leaf'
Image of Corydalis flexuosa 'Purple Leaf'
Image of Corydalis flexuosa 'Purple Leaf'
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Alternate Image of Corydalis flexuosa 'Purple Leaf'
Alternate Image of Corydalis flexuosa 'Purple Leaf'
Alternate Image of Corydalis flexuosa 'Purple Leaf'
  • Flowers attract bees

  • Plant for chalk soil

  • Plant for clay soil

  • Plant for shade

  • Summer dormant

Finely divided green fern-like foliage, turns reddish-purple in late winter with dark red markings at the base of the leaves. Spikes of bright blue tubular flowers appear in early spring. Becomes dormant by late summer but reappears during the cooler days of autumn.

Prefers a moist but well-drained soil in partial shade.

Height: 12 - 18 inches / 30 - 45cm                      

Spread: 12 - 18 inches / 30 - 45cm

Contact Us For Availability

This plant is currently out of stock. Please contact us for details of when we expect to have more available.

Delivery Options

Our web shop is now open for you to browse and make your selection from. Postage and packing charges depend on the size and quantity of plants you buy. We only send plants out Monday (not Bank Holidays) to Thursday. This is to avoid packages being left in the postage system over the weekend.

  • Click And Collect

    Collection is available from the nursery by appointment only or from one of the events we’ll be attending. During May, June and July our show schedule is very busy so appointments are not always possible and also at other times if we are away attending an event.