New York City EcoFlora - iNaturalist Observations
Taxon: Impatiens capensis Meerb.
Family: Balsaminaceae
Taxon Remarks: common jewelweed
Collector: ariellatrots      
Date: 2014-09-06
Locality: United States, New York, Bronx, The New York Botanical Garden, New York, NY, US
40.867409  -73.876686
Verbatim Coordinates: 40.867409, -73.876686
Description: Spring tension. Jewel weed or touch me not. Swells up and builds up tension and then explodes. In the process of exploding, seeds shoot out this is how they populate. The seeds shoot out to make new plants
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Link to Source: iNaturalist #864414
Record Id: 11b95c5f-93dc-4570-82e2-a1fc1fcd635d
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