Impatiens porrecta Wall. ex Hook.f. & Thomson

 
  • Family : BALSAMINACEAE
    (Balsam Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GUL-MEHNDI FAMILY (गुलमेंहदी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Balsaminaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Impatiens andersonii Hook.f.; Impatiens bella Hook.f. & Thomson; Impatiens garrettii Craib; Impatiens putaoensis Y.H.Tan, S.S.Zhou & B.Yang; Impatiens striolata Hook.f.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Impatiens porrecta Wall. ex Hook.f. & Thomson
  • Habit : Herbs
  • Habitat : Along stream sides
  • Key identification features : Tufted, diffuse herbs, 15-30 cm high, rootina at nodes, stems alandular hairy; Leaves ovate or suborbicular; Flowers solitary or in 2-f1owered or in racemes, pink violet; Capsules ellipsoid.
  • Flower, Fruit : August- October
  • Distribution :
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Changlang, Kameng, Subansiri, Tirap
    • Assam : Assam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, Bhutan, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand
  • Literature :
    • P.K . Hajra ., D.M. Verma and G.S. Giri (1996). Materials For The Flora Of Arunachal Pradesh , Vol (1), Pg : 283-285
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Impatiens porrecta. Downloaded on 23 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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