African Plant Database

Impatiens irvingii Hook. f.
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 300 (1868)
Information on the genus : Impatiens
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Impatiens kirkii Hook. f. (1868)
=Impatiens thonneri De Wild. & T. Durand
=Impatiens villoso-calcarata Warb. & Gilg (1909)
=*Impatiens guineensis A. Chev. (1920)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Sprawling or ± erect perennial herb, generally much-branched; but simple in poorly developed specimens; 20-90
Ecology : Moist places in rain-forest, swamps or along watercourses, sometimes growing in shallow water; 400-900 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1982). Flora of Tropical East Africa Balsaminaceae: 26-27
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 173 (2006).
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carte afrique num 7147
Record n°7147
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