Impatiens munronii Wight, Ill. Ind. Bot. 1: 160 1839. (Syn: Impatiens eriantha Turcz.);

Common name: Munro’s Balsam

India: Southern W. Ghats, 1500 – 2000 m. Tamil Nadu as per BSI Flora of India;

S-India as per Catalogue of Life;



Impatiens munronii Wight – Family Balsaminaceae : 3 posts by 2 authors. 2 images.

Location- Nilgiris,

Habitat-   Wild

Plant Habit – Shrub

Height/Length- About 2 ft.

Note : A rare and endemic species.  Found only in one small locality.

Impatiens munronii Wight

Photographed nearly 22 years ago on slide film

Thanks, …, for a wonderful addition.  

Thank you. Let every one see them and appreciate.  No point in keeping them on hard disks. It is lying with me for the last 2 decades.

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Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  IPNI
 BSI Flora of India  Flowers of India  JSTOR (Specimen)  Plant illustrations  1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants edited by Kerry S. Walter, Harriet J. Gillett

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