African Plant Database

Impatiens polyantha Gilg
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 28: 425 (1900) 
Information on the genus : Impatiens
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Impatiens richardsiae Launert (1966)
=Impatiens brachycentra G. M. Schulze & Launert (1962)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Upright or ± straggling, moderately branched perennial herb, leaves very variably dissected.
Ecology : Moist, ± open places, usually in grassland; occasionally in thickets or on the edge of forest patches; riverbanks and roadsides; 1400-2750 m alt.
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carte afrique num 7178
Record n°7178
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