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Last updated 9/18/2012 by David Giblin.
Impatiens ×pacifica Zika[HC2]
Pacific jewelweed

Publication: Novon 16: 443-448. Figure 1.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: Recently described hybrid from low elevations in western Oregon and Washington; often mistaken for the parents or for I. noli-tangere.

References:

» Ornduff, R. 1967. Hybridization and regional variation in Pacific Northwestern Impatiens (Balsaminaceae). Brittonia 19: 122-128.
» Zika, P. F. 2006a. Impatiens ×pacifica (Balsaminaceae), a new hybrid jewelweed from the Pacific Northwest coast of North America. Novon 16: 443-448.
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