Impatiens discolor DC.

 
  • Family : BALSAMINACEAE
    (Balsam Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GUL-MEHNDI FAMILY (गुलमेंहदी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Balsaminaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Impatiens discolor Wall.; Impatiens hoffmeisteri Klotzsch
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Impatiens discolor DC.
  • Habit : Herbs
  • Habitat : Forests
  • Key identification features : Slender, erect herbs up to 1.75 m high; Leaves opposite, ovate or lanceolate, acuminate; Flowers axillary, 1-3 flowered, blue violet or pinkish purple; Capsules slender, clavate.
  • Flower, Fruit : June- October
  • Distribution :
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng
    • Assam : Assam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, Bhutan, Nepal
  • Literature :
    • P.K . Hajra ., D.M. Verma and G.S. Giri (1996). Materials For The Flora Of Arunachal Pradesh , Vol (1), Pg : 281
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Impatiens discolor. Downloaded on 23 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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