Celandine, Greater Potted Plant (Chelidonium majus), organic


Family:  Poppy (Papaveraceae)

Hardy to Zones 5 to 8

(Celandine Poppy; Celandine, Greater) Self-seeding herbaceous perennial. Native to Europe and temperate Asia. Traditional usage: WHM alterative to treat wasting diseases.  Acrid yellow-orange latex, most concentrated in the root, used topically against warts. Low dose botanical, do not ingest. Plant prefers the cool, moist weather of early spring and fall. Will thrive in part shade, regular garden soil to gravel. The foliage is a bit downy and blue-green, bearing bright yellow flowers that give way to upright seedpods.

Bare root or small potted plant


Note: Plants are available to the US only. Potted plants, trees and succulents listed on this website start shipping September 10. Unless a request for a particular shipping week accompanies your order (use the “order notes” field at checkout), we will endeavor to get you your plants within 2 weeks.