Impatiens capensis Meerb.
  • Afb. Zeldz. Gew.

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Impatiens capensis Meerb. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 05 Dec 2020'

General Information

"Glabrous annual, 5–15 dm, branched above; lvs soft, pale or glaucous beneath, ovate or elliptic, 3–10 cm, crenate-serrate with mucronate teeth, on long wingless petioles; racemes widely spreading, few-fld; fls drooping on slender pedicels, 2–3 cm, commonly orange-yellow, thickly spotted with reddish-brown, rarely lemon-yellow or white, or without spots; saccate sep conic, the slender spur 7–10 mm, curved forward close to the body; capsules 2 cm, dehiscing explosively when jarred; 2n=20. Moist woods, brooksides, wet roadside ditches, and springy places; Nf. and Que. to Sask., s. to S.C., Ala., and Okla. June–Sept. (I. biflora; I. nortonii)"

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    • 1 "Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp."
    • 2 Afb. Zeldz. Gew.

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