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Genus :

FUMARIA

Family :

FUMARIACEAE

Species of this Genus

Description


Herbs, annual, diffuse or scandent. Leaves multisect, segments narrow. Flowers small, white, rosy or purplish, in terminal or leaf-opposed racemes. Sepals 2, small. Petals 4, erect or connivent, outer 2 dissimilar, lower flat or concave, upper gibbous or spurred at base, inner 2 clawed, keeled, tip free or coherent. Stamens 6, diadelphous, with a basal spur enclosed in spur of the petals. Ovary 1-celled, styles filiform, stigmas entire or shortly 2 lobed. Fruit  subglobose capsule, 1-seeded, indehiscent.