is an ornamental plant
blooming in early spring. It grows naturally in Central and Eastern Europe .
Corydalis grows to 10-20 cm
tall. The colour of the flowers
varies from pink to lilac. The plant flowers in early spring, and after blooming, the entire over ground part of the plant disappears.
Bulbs for Corydalis solida are commonly for sale. Excellent drainage is vital and the soil should be liberally supplemented with peat moss or leaf mould.