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

map
To see a detailed map, click here

 

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