Taxon  Report   2396    
Corydalis aurea  Willd.
Golden corydalis,  Scrambled eggs
Corydalis aurea, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Corydalis
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Capnoides aureum
PLANTS: Corydalis washingtoniana
ICPN: Corydalis aurea ssp. aurea
More information about  Corydalis aurea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Aug 19, 2019).