Impatiens pulcherrima Dalzell, Hooker’s J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 2: 37 1850.;
 
im-PAY-shuns — impatient; referring to the seed pod’s habit of bursting openDave’s Botanary
pul-KAIR-ih-muh — beautifulDave’s Botanary

commonly known as: handsome flowered balsam, western hill balsam • Marathi: ढाल तेरडा dhal-terda

Endemic to: Western Ghats (of India) 


 

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Names of Plants in India :: Impatiens pulcherrimaImpatiens pulcherrima Dalz.
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im-PAY-shuns — impatient; referring to the seed pod’s habit of bursting open
pul-KAIR-ih-muh — beautiful
botanical name: Impatiens pulcherrima Dalz. … synonyms: no synonym  – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –
Photographed at base of Tikona fort (~2700ft asl) on 23 JUL 11
Would like to know the names of this plant in Konkani, Kannada and Malayalam.

 

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Balsaminaceae
Impatiens pulcherrima Dalz.
im-PAY-shuns — impatient; referring to the seed pod’s habit of bursting openDave’s Botanary
pul-KAIR-ih-muh — beautifulDave’s Botanary
commonly known as: handsome flowered balsam, western hill balsam • Marathi: ढाल तेरडा dhal-terda
Endemic to: Western Ghats (of India)
References: Flowers of India IAATFlowers of Sahyadri by Shrikant Ingalhalikar 
at base of Koraigad on 08 OCT 11

Sharing few photographs of Impatiens pulcherrima.
Location: Korigad, Maharashtra.


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[efloraofindia:149136]Balsaminaceae, Geraniaceae and Oxalidaceae Week ::AK 05 :: Impatiens pulcherima     7 images. 5 posts by 3 authors.

Here I’m sharing the photographs of Impatiens pulcherima, member of Family Balsaminaceae
Location : Ratnagiri, MH
Aug 2012.


Very good field pictures of ढाल तेरडा 


 

 

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This is Impatiens pulcherrima I think. Captured in Southern Konkan, Maharashtra in September 2008.
Requested to please confirm the ID.


Certainly it is Impatiens pulcherrima.


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from Munnar– Dec’09?; 21st of October, 2008: Spice Garden, Munnar; Amboli- Sept’10?; Ammenahalli, Uttara Kannada– Oct 2010; Flora of Uttara Kannada | 30Nov2010AR01 – efloraofindia | Google Groups Another beautiful balsam – efloraofindia | Google Groups 2 sp.Impatiens – indiantreepix | Google Groups


  

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These flowers was seen aplenty by the roadside in Tamhini ghat near Pune, MH in Aug 2019.
I guess this is Impatiens pulcherrima.


 

  
 
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