Fumaria officinalis L. - Drug Fumitory, Earthsmoke
Family - Fumariaceae
Flowering - March - May.
Habitat - Fields, waste places, roadsides, disturbed areas, waste places.
Origin - Native to Eurasia.
Other information - This striking but weedy species can be found mainly in the southern portions of Alabama but it is likely found throughout the state. The plant is easy to identify becasue of its angled stems, finely divided leaves, and irregular, dark-pink flowers.
Photographs taken on the Auburn University Campus, 3-6-05.