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  Impatiens balfourii Hook.f. image
Photographer: Paul E. Berry           

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Family Balsaminaceae
Impatiens balfourii Hook.f.
Balfour's touch-me-not
Impatiens: Latin for "impatient" referring to explosive action of fruit to disperse seed
balfourii: for Sir Isaac Bayley Balfour (1853-1922), professor of botany and director (Regius Keeper) of Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: perennial forb

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