Greater Celandine Chelidonium majus
Poppy Papaveraceae family

Leaves are divided into irregularly lobed leaflets. They are alternate until the upper leaves, which are opposite.

Flowers are yellow, with 4 petals, 1/2 - 3/4" wide.

Seedpod is slender, narrow, smooth and grows facing up toward the flower.



Form/Habitat: Grows 1 - 2' high in damp places along roads or at woods edge.

Blooms in late May and through the summer.

Fairly common in our area.

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