Impatiens lutea Hook.f.

 
  • Family : BALSAMINACEAE
    (Balsam Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GUL-MEHNDI FAMILY (गुलमेंहदी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Balsaminaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Impatiens lutea Hook.f.; Impatiens sikkimensis Govaerts & Chakrab.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Impatiens humilis Hook.f.
  • Habit : Herbs
  • Habitat : Forests
  • Key identification features : Herbs up to 40 cm high; Leaves alternate; Flowers solitary or in few flowered short racemes, pink, basal lobes of wing muticous, sepals cymbi- form.
  • Flower, Fruit : July- September
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Tirap
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, Bhutan
  • Literature :
    • P.K . Hajra ., D.M. Verma and G.S. Giri (1996). Materials For The Flora Of Arunachal Pradesh , Vol (1), Pg : 283
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Impatiens lutea. Downloaded on 26 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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