African Plant Database

Impatiens oreocallis Launert
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 36: 52 (1962)
Information on the genus : Impatiens
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Impatiens psychantha Launert (1962)
=Impatiens zombensis var. micrantha Brenan
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Rather weak annual herb; stems simple or moderately branched from the base.
Ecology : Humid, usually shaded places; rain-forest, banks, mossy rocks, river and stream margins; in the spray zone of waterfalls; 1350- 1700 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1982). Flora of Tropical East Africa Balsaminaceae: 33-34
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
carte afrique num 7170
Record n°7170
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