Plant Identification Database:
Fumariaceae (Bleeding heart)
Order: Papaverales; Class: Dicotyledonae

The plant data on this site are a record of Bob Ronnow's field observations
which vary in accuracy and change with experience. For accurate and complete
information please use the links provided for each plant species and family.

Plant Families
Glossary of Botanical Terms

CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
Alternate Lobed; Dissected Irregular; 4 parts, P: few (10 or less); S: few (10 or less) White; Yellow; Red; Pink Raceme S: Few (10 or less); Diadelphous (in two bundles) Herbaceous Brittle Upland (woodland)
Pale corydalis Corydalis sempervirens Corydalis No obervations - South County species Pale corydalis Corydalis sempervirens
Dutchman's breeches Dicentra cucullaria Dicentra Basal, Petiole long (1/2+ leaf length) Dissected, Rhomboid Entire A: Obtuse; B: Acute Irregular, P: Inflated White Raceme, Drooping; Scapose <1", Spring Herb, <1' Tuber Forest Dutchman's breeches Dicentra cucullaria
Bloodroot Sanguinaria canadensis Sanguinaria Basal, Petiole long (1/2+ leaf length) Lobed Toothed (irregular serration) 7 or more parts, P: Imbricate White Solitary, Terminal >1", Spring Herb, <1' Forest Bloodroot Sanguinaria canadensis
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION