African Plant Database

Impatiens assurgens Baker
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 64 (1895)
Information on the genus : Impatiens
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Impatiens bussei Gilg (1909)
=Impatiens jodotricha Gilg (1909)
=Impatiens gratioloides Gilg (1902)
=Impatiens katangensioides De Wild. (1921)
=Impatiens katangensis De Wild. (1902)
=Impatiens procridoides Warb. (1895)
=Impatiens refracta De Wild. (1902)
=Impatiens swertioides Warb. (1895)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb 10-60(-80) cm tall, with a simple erect or few branches; base, fruit and seed unknown. and fibrous roots.
Ecology : Moist, shaded or exposed places, particularly in grassland, bushland, marshy ground, along road- and riversides; occasionally in open Brachystegia woodland and ravines; 840-2600 m alt. Extremely variable.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1982). Flora of Tropical East Africa Balsaminaceae: 57-58
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