Impatiens capensis

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Noun1.Impatiens capensis - North American annual plant with usually yellow or orange flowersImpatiens capensis - North American annual plant with usually yellow or orange flowers; grows chiefly on wet rather acid soil
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Impatiens - annual or perennial herbs with stems more or less succulent; cosmopolitan except for South America, Australia, and New Zealand
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8) Impatiens, jewelweed, touch-me-not, or snapweed (Impatiens capensis).
Jewelweed, Impatiens capensis, reduces rash development following poison ivy (PI) exposure, Toxicodendron radicans.
Stems of wild impatiens (Impatiens capensis), also known as touch-me-nots or jewelweed, contain a gel similar to aloe, which can also soothe poison rash.
maackii suppress seed germination in Arabidopsis thaliana (Cipollini et al., 2008) and Impatiens capensis (Doming and Cipollini, 2006).
Apios americana (groundnut) was dominant with a mean cover of 33.88% and an IV of 31.5 (possible 200), followed by Impatiens capensis (spotted touch-me-not), Leersia oryzoides (rice cut grass), Decodon verticillatus (swamp loosestrife), and Saururus cernuus (lizard's-tail) all with IV's >15.0.
dispersal, CL progeny of Impatiens capensis exhibited higher fitness
Jewelweed (Impatiens capensis) is one of these and the juicy yellow flowered plant is often found growing near stands of poison ivy.
The purpose of this study was to determine whether survival and reproduction across a subdivided population of the annual plant Impatiens capensis corresponds more closely to the local or global compensation model.
This method is sensitive and low concentrations of individual amino acids from small volumes of nectars can be analyzed (e.g., 0.1 [micro]mol/mL in as little as 3 [[micro]liter] of Impatiens capensis nectar, Lanza et al.
In addition, both Impatiens pallida and Impatiens capensis tend to grow in dense stands, making it easy to locate, mark, and follow large number of individuals.
The eight plant species used in this analysis were Coronilla varia, Impatiens capensis, Lathyrus latifolius, Leonurus cardiaca, Lonicera japonica, Nepeta cataria, Saponaria officinalis, and Trifolium pratense, and the six fungi used were Aureobasidium pullulans, Metschnikowia aff.
In a growth room experiment, we investigated if naive and experienced seedlings of Impatiens capensis vary in their response to the presence of A.