Taxon: Impatiens radiata Hook. f.

Genus: Impatiens
Family: Balsaminaceae
Nomen number: 19848
Place of publication: Fl. Brit. India 1:476. 1875
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Dec-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-May-2009
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • beijo-de-frade  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China Guizhou, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan ; India Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Sikkim, West Bengal; Nepal
    • Indo-China: Myanmar


  • Akiyama, S. et al. 1991. Taxonomic notes on the east Himalayan species of Impatiens Bull. Natl. Sci. Mus. Tokyo 34:70.
  • Akiyama, S. et al. 1996. Distribution of Impatiens in Yunnan with notes on distribution pattern of Himalayan elements in Yunnan, SW China Bull. Natl. Sci. Mus. Tokyo 22:159.
  • Banerji, M. L. 1964. Some salient features of East Nepal Vegetation (Candollea) 19:218.
  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Hara, H. Flora of eastern Himalaya. v. 1:1966, v. 2:1971, v. 3:1975 (F EHimal)
  • Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  • Institute of Botany, Academia Sinica 1985. Iconographia Cormophytorum Sinicorum. 1972-1976; suppl. 1982-1983 (Icon CormS) 2:739.
  • Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)

Check other web resources for Impatiens radiata Hook. f. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.