Impatiens sp. from Khaiyang, Manipur ID: 3 images.
I would appreciate an ID on this delightful Impatiens, found growing in the ditches besides rice paddies below the village of Khaiyang, Manipur. The water was flowing and the Impatiens grew in the damper waterlogged sections of the paddies.
Date/Time- 22 Nov 2012 4.30 pm
Location- Place, Altitude, GPS- Khaiyang, Ukhrul, Manipur 1400m
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type- Rice Paddy
Plant Habit- Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- Herb
Height/Length- Ht up to 300mm
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size-
Inflorescence Type/ Size-
Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts- yellow/pink
I just thought it might be useful to post a photo of the rice paddy where the Impatiens was growing.
Impatiens pulchra Hook.f. & Thomson ??
I find it closer to images at Impatiens pulchra as earlier suggested by …
This is not I. pulchra…. needs further varification