Fam: Balsaminaceae DC.

Genus: Impatiens L.

Species: Слабонога

Impatiens noli-tangere L.

Sp. PI. ed. 1 (1753) 938; Hayek, Prodr. Fl. Penins. Balc. I (1925) 583; Moore, Fl. Eur. II

(1968) 240; Exs.: PI. exicc. Rom. No 348; PI. exicc. Danicae No 107 

English Name: Touch-me-not Balsam

Description: The yellow flowers are followed by pods which forcefully explode when ripe, ejecting the seeds for some distance.

Flowering Time: June - July


“Flora republicae populare Bulgaricae”, vol VII, Bulg. Acad. Sci., Sofia, (1979)

Distribution in Bulgaria: Conspectus of the Bulgarian Vascular Flora = conspectus&gs_l= Zlc  

Distribution: Europe (except most northern parts), Caucasus, South-, West-, and Central Asia

Conservation status and threats: 

not protected species in Bulgaria by theBiodiversity Law. Законодателство на Република България: Закон за биологичното разнообразие.

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Impatiens noli-tangere 4.      Impatiens noli-tangere 5.     Impatiens noli-tangere 6

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Impatiens noli-tangere 7.      Impatiens noli-tangere 8.     Impatiens noli-tangere 9.  

Impatiens noli-tangere 10.     Impatiens noli-tangere 11.   Impatiens noli-tangere 12.


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