Adlumia fungosa

(Aiton) Greene ex Britton

Sterns & Poggenberg, Prelim. Cat., 3. 1888

Common names: Climbing fumitory Allegheny-vine mountain-fringe
EndemicSelected by author to be illustrated
Basionyms: Fumaria fungosa Aiton Hort. Kew. 3: 1. 1789
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 3.
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Illustrator: John Myers
Plants 0.5-4 m. Leaves 2-13 × 1-8 cm. Flowers: corolla white to pale pink or purplish, 10-17 × 3-7 mm. Capsules compressed-cylindric, ca. 10 mm. Seeds compressed-globose, lustrous. 2n = 32.

Phenology: Flowering summer–early fall.
Habitat: Moist coves, rocky woods, ledges, alluvial slopes, and thickets
Elevation: 0-1500 m

Distribution

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B.C., Man., N.B., N.S., Ont., Que., Conn., Del., Ill., Ind., Ky., Maine, Md., Mass., Mich., Minn., N.H., N.J., N.Y., N.C., Ohio, Pa., R.I., Tenn., Vt., Va., W.Va., Wis.

Discussion

Adlumia fungosa is apparently naturalized in southwestern British Columbia. It was reported to be "freely escaping" from a garden in Alberta (H. Groh 1949), and it is a casual, but usually not persisting, escape elsewhere.

References

None.

Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.

Facts about "Adlumia fungosa"
AuthorDavid E. Boufford +
Authority(Aiton) Greene ex Britton +
BasionymsFumaria fungosa +
Common nameClimbing fumitory +, Allegheny-vine + and mountain-fringe +
DistributionB.C. +, Man. +, N.B. +, N.S. +, Ont. +, Que. +, Conn. +, Del. +, Ill. +, Ind. +, Ky. +, Maine +, Md. +, Mass. +, Mich. +, Minn. +, N.H. +, N.J. +, N.Y. +, N.C. +, Ohio +, Pa. +, R.I. +, Tenn. +, Vt. +, Va. +, W.Va. + and Wis. +
Elevation0-1500 m +
HabitatMoist coves, rocky woods, ledges, alluvial slopes, and thickets +
IllustratorJohn Myers +
PhenologyFlowering summer–early fall. +
Publication titleSterns & Poggenberg, Prelim. Cat., +
Publication year1888 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f6b125a955440c0872999024f038d74684f65921/coarse grained fna xml/V3/V3 415.xml +
Special statusEndemic + and Selected by author to be illustrated +
Taxon familyFumariaceae +
Taxon nameAdlumia fungosa +
Taxon parentAdlumia +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 3 +