Impatiens pulchra 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 annulifera Hook.f.; Impatiens burmanica Hook.f.; Impatiens cuspidifera Hook.f.; Impatiens mengtszeana Hook.f.; Impatiens monticola Hook.f.; Impatiens pulchra var. burmanica (Hook.f.) Ruchis. & Suksathan
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Impatiens pulchra Hook.f. & Thomson
  • Habit : Herbs
  • Habitat : Forests
  • Key identification features : Herbs up to 40 cm high; Leaves lanceolate or elliptic; Flowers solitary or 2, axillary, pink or yellow; Capsules ellipsoid.
  • Flower, Fruit : August- October
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng, Subansiri
    • Assam : Assam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, China, Bhutan, 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 : 285
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Impatiens pulchra. Downloaded on 23 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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