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Yellow or Orange Flowers ( Pea-like Flowers )
Fumitory Family (Fumariaceae)

Golden Corydalis
Corydalis aurea

Season: Spring
Habitat:
 Dry Montane Hillsides
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Description: This biennial is distinctive with its large, yellow, pea-like flowers. Although it resembles a pea, it is not in the pea family. It will be replaced with a two parted, pea-like pod. The leaves are finely dissected, alternate, and compound. They are easily distinguished from pea family leaves by their dissected nature.

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All Material Ward Cameron 2005

 

 

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