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Celandine Poppy
Stylophorum diphyllum

a.k.a. Yellow Weed Poppy

Celandine Poppy is a beautiful woodland plant that blooms in early spring before overtaken by taller shade plants in the summer.

USDA symbol: STDI3

General Information

Plant TypeForb
Height1 to 2 feet
Light ExposurePart Sun, Shade
Soil MoistureMedium
Bloom ColorYellow, Orange
Celandine Poppy (Celandine Poppy<div><em class="small">Stylophorum diphyllum</em></div>)
Photo credit: Metro Blooms (Click to enlarge)


Flooding / Inundation ToleranceLow
General Resilience4
Salt ToleranceUnknown
Stress ToleranceAcidic Conditions

Pollinator Value: High

Bloom MonthsMarch to April

Project Planning

Project TypeErosion Control, Restoration
Coefficient of Conservatism7
Herbivore SensitivityLow
Rate of SpreadSlow
Soil StabilizationShallow


CountyAnoka, Blue Earth, Cass, Chisago, Cook, Cottonwood, Crow Wing, Dakota, Faribault, Fillmore, Goodhue, Hennepin, Itasca, Jackson, Le Sueur, Meeker, Nicollet, Olmsted, Otter Tail, Pope, Ramsey, Rice, Sherburne, Stearns, Washington, Winona, Wright