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Golden Corydalis - Corydalis aurea


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4

Agency Status
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MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 3

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General Description
Stems branched at the base, ascending to prostrate, 5–40 cm long. Leaves to 15 cm long. Flowers yellow, 10–12 mm long, the spur 2–4 mm long. Capsules declined, 15–25 mm long, curved, constricted between seeds (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
AK to QC. south to CA, TX, LA, OH, VT (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 4

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Habitat
Moist, sparsely vegetated soil of open forest, streambanks, roadsides, eroding slopes; plains, valleys, montane (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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