African Plant Database


Impatiens columbaria Bos
Protologue : Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., sect B Ser. 4, 12(3-4): 240 (1990)
Information on the genus : Impatiens
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial succulent herb; stems erect, becoming prostrate, rooting much-branched with opposite leaves and branches.
Ecology : Precipitous flank of an inselberg in rain-forest; growing in narrow humus-filled crevices on steep rock slopes. Known from sterile cuttings collected in 1985, flowering later; all plants in cultivation and type are derived from this single collection.
 
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