Impatiens chinensis Bhaskar & Razi

    (Balsam Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GUL-MEHNDI FAMILY (गुलमेंहदी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : BALSAMINACEAE
  • Synonym(s) : Impatiens chinensis var. intermedia Bhaskar & Razi
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Not found in Plant list
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Roadside trenches along grassy slopes
  • Comments / notes : Shows lot of variation in flower colour, shape of spur and colour of pollen
  • Flower, Fruit : August-September
  • Collector(s) Name : Bhaskar
  • Collection Nos : Bhaskar 327, Bhaskar 889
  • Collection Locality : Haadya to Bagachi, Hassan District; Sakaleshpur to Cadamane, Hassan District
  • Conservation Status : Vulnerable (VU)
  • Literature : V. Bhaskar (2012). Taxonomic Monograph on Impatiens L. (Balsaminaceae) of Western Ghats, South India – the key genus for Endemism. Centre for Plant Taxonomic Studies, Bangalore. pp.129.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. chinensis f. intermedia. Downloaded on 21 January 2022.


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