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Spotted Touch-me-not (Impatiens capensis) discovered by Marcel Roy (#823)

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Sighting Info

Observed: August 15, 2012 @ 2:00 PM
Posted on: August 17, 2012 @ 12:55 PM (diff: 2 days)
Spotted Touch-me-not(Impatiens capensis) - aka Jewelweed - is tall leafy plant that grows approximately 60-150 cm. in height. These wildflowers are often found in clumps as thick tangled growths. It is easily identified by its distinctive, bilaterally symmetrical, orange and red-speckled bloom. The bright green leaves are lanceolate with regular scalloped margins.

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