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Unidentified Wild Balsam

Impatiens sp.


Pretty pale pink wild balsam. Flower size 1 to 2 cm. approx.


Damp edges of rain forest. Fairly abundant in the Anamalai ranges of the south Western Ghats. Have not seen them in other parts of the W. Ghats that I have visited.


Have not been able to identify this species of wild balsam.

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Tamil Nadu, India

Spotted on Dec 15, 2011
Submitted on Jun 27, 2012

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