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white ramping fumitory

Habit Plants 1-8 dm.

, excluding peduncle, 2-3.5 cm;

bracteoles equaling or shorter than pedicels.


pedicel rigidly arcuate-recurved in fruit, ca. 3 mm;

corolla 9-14 mm, spur 2-3 mm;

outer petals white;

inner petals white near base, deep red or dark purple apically.


globose, slightly compressed, 2-2.5 mm diam., smooth or nearly so.


= 64.

Fumaria capreolata

Phenology Flowering spring.
Habitat Waste places, ditches, cultivated fields
Elevation 0-50 m (0-200 ft)
from FNA
FL; sw Europe; n Africa [Introduced in North America]
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Source FNA vol. 3.
Parent taxa Fumariaceae > Fumaria
Sibling taxa
F. officinalis, F. vaillantii
Name authority Linnaeus: Sp. Pl. 2: 701. (1753)
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