Impatiens tomentosa B.Heyne

 
  • Family : BALSAMINACEAE
    (BALSAM FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Balsaminaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Impatiens ramosissima Dalzell
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Impatiens tomentosa B.Heyne
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Water logged places
  • Comments / notes : Rare
  • Key identification features : Annual herb that grows in boggy places
  • Flower, Fruit : June-September
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Idukki district, Pathanamthitta district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Maharashtra : Satara district, Sindhudurg district
    • Tamil Nadu : Coimbatore district, The Nilgiri district, Tirunelveli district
  • Endemism : Western Ghats
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; N.P. Sing & S. Karthikeyan 2000. Flora of Maharashtra vol 1; Henry, Kumari & Chithra (1983). Flora of Tamil Nadu, India vol. 1.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Impatiens tomentosa. Downloaded on 12 December 2019.

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