orange balsam


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Related to orange balsam: jewelweed, Impatiens capensis
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Noun1.orange balsam - North American annual plant with usually yellow or orange flowersorange balsam - 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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And now, more varieties are available to snip, including such offbeat varieties as caraway-scented and orange balsam.