Adlumia


Adlumia

Taxobox
regnum = Plantae
divisio = Magnoliophyta
classis = Magnoliopsida
ordo = Ranunculales
familia = Fumariaceae
genus = "Adlumia"

"Adlumia" is a plant genus containing the sole species "Adlumia fungosa", a native of North America. This species is commonly called the Allegheny Vine, but is also known as "Climbing fumatory" and "Mountain fringe."

"A. Fungosa" is a threatened or endangered species throughout its range, northeastern North America, where it has not been completly extirpated. This vine can grow up to twelve feet in length on wooded and rocky slopes. The pale pink (or white) flowers appear in late summer.

External links

* [http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ADFU USDA information]
* [http://ct-botanical-society.org/galleries/adlumiafung.html Picture of Allegheny vine]


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  • adlumia — ad·lu·mia …   English syllables

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