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Stylophorum diphyllum

Also called Yellow Wood Poppy, Flaming Poppy


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Stylophorum diphyllum - (Yellow Wood Poppy, Celandine Poppy)

Stylophorum diphyllum - (Yellow Wood Poppy, Celandine Poppy)

More About Stylophorum diphyllum

  • Isolated populations in Ontario
  • Saucer-shaped, poppy-like, yellow flowers
  • Nodding, densely hairy, seed capsules appear shortly after flowering
  • Bluish-green, pinnately lobed foliage with silver undersides
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer

Interesting Notes:

Native to Ontario

Yellow sap from the stems was used by native Americans and Canadians for dyes.

Zone:

4

Height:

30-45 cm

Spread:

25-30 cm

Colour:

Yellow
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Celandine Poppy Growing and Maintenance Tips

Thrives in a moist to wet soil, in full to partial shade. Plants will go into early summer dormancy if soils dry out. Naturalizes easily by seed distribution.


Stylophorum diphyllum Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Native to Ontario
Native to Ontario

Soil Moisture

Moist to Wet Soils
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Foliage Color

Blue
Green

Landscape uses

Woodland/woods edge
Naturalizing

 Suitable Substitutions for Stylophorum diphyllum

Senecio aureus

Senecio aureus

Golden Ragwort

Caltha palustris

Caltha palustris

Marsh Marigold