Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3068

Forb
Winter annual

Non-native: Europe
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Uncommon (rare in Piedmont) (rare in NC)

Look for it in sandy fields, disturbed places, escaped from gardens, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Compound
Alternate & basal rosette

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Pink/ Purplish
Bisexual
2-merous
2 sepals
4 petals
6 stamens, diadelphous
Superior ovary
Raceme borne on a peduncle

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Nut

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Fumaria officinalis   FAMILY Fumariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Fumaria officinalis   FAMILY Fumariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 086-04-001:
Fumaria officinalis   FAMILY Fumariaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Fumitory, Earthsmoke


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picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_fuof_001_lvd

        

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

Melnichuk & Kovalivska 1972. Atlas of the most widespread weeds of the Ukraine    who_fumaria_officinalis

        

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

Keith Bradley    kab_f_officinalis_2302

March    Richland County    SC

Olympia Park

Corolla purplish, crimson at the tip; one petal with a spur at the base, per Guide to the Wildflowers of SC.

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

JK Marlow    jkm130415_366

April    Greenville County    SC

Lake Conestee Nature Park

Erect, branching, annual herb; stem and branches 8-40" long, per Guide to the Wildflowers of SC.

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

JK Marlow    jkm130415_371

April    Greenville County    SC

Lake Conestee Nature Park

Leaves compound; blade w 3-4 orders of leaflets and lobes, surfaces glabrous, per Flora of North America.


click here to see other plants that look similar to this COMPARE Chervil, Corydalis, and Fumitory

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

JK Marlow    jkm180405_1028

April    Greenville County    SC

Lake Conestee Nature Park

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

JK Marlow    jkm180405_1029

April    Greenville County    SC

Lake Conestee Nature Park

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

JK Marlow    jkm180405_1031

April    Greenville County    SC

Lake Conestee Nature Park

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

JK Marlow    jkm180405_1035

April    Greenville County    SC

Lake Conestee Nature Park

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

JK Marlow    jkm170502_0339

May    Greenville County    SC

Lake Conestee Nature Park

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

JK Marlow    jkm170502_464

May    Greenville County    SC

Lake Conestee Nature Park

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

JK Marlow    jkm170502_465

May    Greenville County    SC

Lake Conestee Nature Park

picture of Fumaria officinalis, image of Fumaria officinalis

JK Marlow    jkm170502_466

May    Greenville County    SC

Lake Conestee Nature Park