Fumaria muralis Sond. ex Koch

Common name

English: Wall Fumitory

German: Mauer-Erdrauch

Portuguese: Fumária-das-paredes


Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Papaverales (17)

        Family: Fumariaceae (2) (family description)

          Genus: Fumaria (2)

           Epithet: muralis Sond. ex Koch (2)

Synonyms: Fumaria apiculata Hammar, Fumaria painteri Pugsley

apiculata => apiculate, small broad point at apex tip

muralis => growing on walls

painteri => in honor of Joseph Hannum Painter (1879-1908), collector in the USA


Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple, violet, pink

External links

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