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Connecticut Plants
Squirrel Corn
Dicentra canadensis (Goldie) Walp.

Squirrel corn is rare in Connecticut; it is classified by the state as a species of special concern.

  • Family: poppy (Papaveraceae)
  • Habitat: woods
  • Height: 6-12 inches
  • Flower size: 3/4 to 1 inch long
  • Flower color: white or pale pink
  • Flowering time: April to May
  • Origin: native
Dicentra canadensis (Goldie) Walp.
Dicentra canadensis (Goldie) Walp.