Definition of Family Fumariaceae
1. Noun. Erect or climbing herbs of the northern hemisphere and southern Africa: bleeding heart; Dutchman's breeches; fumitory; squirrel corn.
Generic synonyms: Dilleniid Dicot Family
Group relationships: Order Papaverales, Order Rhoeadales, Papaverales, Rhoeadales
Member holonyms: Fumaria, Genus Fumaria, Adlumia, Genus Adlumia, Dicentra, Genus Dicentra
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Fumariaceae
Literary usage of Family Fumariaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Wild Flowers Worth Knowing by Neltje Blanchan, Asa Don Dickinson (1917)
"Coles asserts "the swallow cureth her dim eyes with Celandine." i FUMITORY FAMILY (Fumariaceae) Dutchman's Breeches; White Hearts; Soldier's Cap; ..."
2. A Text-book of Botany by Eduard Strasburger (1898)
"Herbs and shrubs of the wanner zones. The flower-buds of Capparis spinosa, a Mediterranean shrub, are familiar as capers (Fig. 480). family Fumariaceae. ..."
3. Bulletin of Pharmacy (1889)
"Neither would investigation of the species of the neighboring family Fumariaceae—by modern authors classed as a sub-order of the Papavera- ceae—be misplaced ..."
4. Handbook of the Flora of Philadelphia and Vicinity: Containing Data Relating by Ida Augusta Keller, Stewardson Brown (1905)
"Capsule linear, smooth, tipped with a subulate style and minute stigma. 5. Chelidonium. Flowers irregular. family Fumariaceae DC. ..."
5. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1897)
"Family FUMARIACEAE DC. Each of the 2 outer petals spurred at the base. Corolla deeply cordate at base; petals slightly coherent. 1. Papaver. 2. Argemone. 3. ..."
6. A Handbook for Planning and Planting Small Home Grounds: With a List of by Warren Henry Manning (1899)
"... seed (numerous varieties of this and other species offered by seedsmen). 54. 55, 56. FUMITORY FAMILY. Fumariaceae. 57. DUTCHMAN'S BREECHES ( Dicentra ..."
7. Publication by Michigan, Michigan Geological Survey, Geological and Biological Survey (1921)
"Spice bush. Noticed in particular in rich woods near Murphy's Lake and Mud Lake. Probably frequent throughout. PAPAVERACEAE. Poppy Family . FUMARIACEAE ..."