Calflora
Taxon  Report   10612 
Impatiens capensis  Meerb.
Jewelweed
Impatiens capensis
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Impatiens capensis
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Impatiens capensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Impatiens capensis
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: BALSAMINACEAE  
Genus: Impatiens
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Impatiens biflora
PLANTS: Impatiens fulva
PLANTS: Impatiens noli-tangere ssp. biflora
PLANTS: Impatiens nortonii
ICPN: Impatiens noli-tangere
More information about  Impatiens capensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (IMCA)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 16, 2018).

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