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Ehrendorferia  chrysantha (Hook. & Arn.) Rylander   
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FamilyPAPAVERACEAE
Genus species var.Ehrendorferia  chrysantha (Hook. & Arn.) Rylander 
SynonymsDielytra chrysantha Hook. & Arn. (basionym)
 Dicentra chrysantha (Hook. & Arn.) Walp.
 Diclytra chrysantha (Hook. & Arn.) Greene
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
grassland and thickets
Altitude100-2200m
Description leaves basal, pinnatisect, rather rigid, 15-30cm long, panicle lax, narrow, 20-50cm long, many flowered, flowers oblong, 12-15mm long, weakly cordate
Size50-150cm
Colorbright yellow
Bloomspring, early summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. over 1 year, 13-16°C
division when dormant
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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