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Stylophorum lasiocarpum is a perennial plant that can grow up to 0.30 metres tall.
It has uses.
E. Asia - C. and E. China in Hubei and Sichuan.
Woods and scrub[
Requires a leafy soil in a cool sheltered position[
Plants are hardy to around -15°c[
Cultivated in China for the medicinal qualities of the thick root which contains a red juice[
This species, unlike most members of the family Papaveraceae, transplants without difficulty[
Seed - sow in situ from late winter to late spring or late summer to late autumn.
Division in early spring[