Impatiens cordata Wight, Madras J. Lit. Sci. ser. 1, 5:10. 1837 ;
Annual herbs, stem prostrate and rooting at nodes. Leaves ovate-cordate, acuminate, sparsely hairy along nerves, to 5 cm across; petiole to 3 cm long. Flowers in axillary umbellate, 3-5 flowered racemes, peduncle 5-7 cm long. Flowers 2.5 cm long, pink with purple shade at the centre. Sepals ovate-acuminate. Standard emarginate, lateral lobes of wing incurved, terminal lobes orbicular. Lip boat-shaped, spur slender, incurved. (Ref. India Biodiversity Portal )
[efloraofindia:148398] Balsaminaceae, Geraniaceae and Oxalidaceae Week: ESSK 15: BALSAMINACEAE: Impatiens from Kerala : 1 image. 1 post by 1 author.
Impatiens cordata from kerala
Impatiens sp for ID- Munnar-PKA31 : 4 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)
This is another set of Impatien sp. from Shola Forest near Munnar.
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Impatiens sp for ID at Munnar-PKA30 : 6 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (6)
This Impatiens sp. was seen in Shola forest near Munnar.
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