Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Cysticapnos
Family: Fumariaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
cracca
NOTES

A very soft straggling annual up to 1 m. It has ferny bipinnate leaves and tendrils. It twines round other plants.


AUTHORITY
(Cham. & Schltdl.) Liden
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Pink flowers tipped with purplish-red are borne in racemes. The petals are connivent and the upper ones are saccate at the base. The drooping fruits are compressed
Colour: Pink
Common Name
African fumatory
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in damp, shaded areas in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
NOTES: Often found on the river bank
HABITAT NAME: Riverside
Uses
None known
None
Months
September
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Corydalis cracca
Phacocapnos cracca



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