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White ramping-fumitory

Fumitory Fumaria capreolata

Description:

This weed is from the Poppy family, unintentionally introduced possibly from the nearby Botanical Garden via seed eating birds. Though pretty flowers, these are not native. Native of Africa and found in many other countries, as also used to smother other weeds. Thin stemmed with pinnatisect type leaves. These flower clusters are white with dark purple tips.

Habitat:

Sandy soil

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2 Comments

Jellis
Jellis 3 years ago

Thank you Bonnie.

BonnieLewis
BonnieLewis 3 years ago

Very cool spotting!

Jellis
Spotted by
Jellis

SF, California, USA

Spotted on Feb 7, 2016
Submitted on Feb 8, 2016

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