African Plant Database

Impatiens sodenii Engl. & Warb.
Protologue : Abh. Königl. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 55 (1894)
Information on the genus : Impatiens
Status for NA : accepted (introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (indigenous)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Impatiens elgonensis T.C.E. Fr. (1923)
=Impatiens magnifica G. M. Schulze (1935)
=Impatiens thomsoni Oliv. (1885)
=Impatiens uguenensis Warb. (1895)
=Impatiens oliveri W. Watson (1903)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect suffruticose perennial herb to 3 m; stems thick, succulent, Aedo & al., Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 56: 240, 1998).
Ecology : Damp shaded or rather exposed places, upland rain-forest, gullies, amongst boulders; often on granitic rocks; often forming large clumps; squat form on exposed rocky ridges or in cliff crevices; 1000-2700 m alt.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Herb- Ht 1 - 3 states: GA, MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1982). Flora of Tropical East Africa Balsaminaceae: 20-21

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 196 (2008).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°7107 modified 2016-02-08
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