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:


    • CHINA: China [Guizhou, Sichuan (s.w.), Xizang (s.e.), Yunnan (n.w.)]

    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Sikkim, West Bengal] Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar


  1. Akiyama, S. et al. 1991. Taxonomic notes on the east Himalayan species of Impatiens Bull. Natl. Sci. Mus. Tokyo 34:70.
  2. 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.
  3. Banerji, M. L. 1964. Some salient features of East Nepal Vegetation (Candollea) 19:218.
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  5. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  6. Hara, H. Flora of eastern Himalaya. v. 1:1966, v. 2:1971, v. 3:1975 (F EHimal)
  7. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  8. Institute of Botany, Academia Sinica 1985. Iconographia Cormophytorum Sinicorum. 1972-1976; suppl. 1982-1983 (Icon CormS) 2:739.
  9. 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.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 24 May 2018.