Wild Flowers Provence

Identify wild flowers, trees, shrubs, orchids and other plants in Provence, France.

Environ 2800 photos de près de 700 plantes sauvages.  Comment le voir en français.
Around 2800 photos of nearly 700 wild plants.
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Fumaria capreolata

Fumeterre grimpante
Ramping Fumitory

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Plant family

Area

Provence Verte

Flower colour

white

Flower size

11-14 mm

Flowering months

February,

March,

April,

May,

June

Leaf type

Trifoliate

Height

20-100 cm

Description

A common Fumitory in the Mediterranean region. A spreading or scrambling plant.

Walls and hedgerows, rocky places and cultivated land.

Flowers

The individual flowers are creamy-white or pale pink with a reddish-black tip and a spur. The flower stalk has 5-20 flowers.

Leaves

Trifoliate with three leaflets. Leaves in threes, with wedge-shaped leaflets, deeply lobed.

Fruits Seeds

Capsule: smooth, 25 mm.

Medical

Flowering part: tonic herb, improves liver and gall bladder function. Internally and externally used for skin complaints, externally for conjunctivitis.

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