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Fragrant flower

Observed: 7th September 2012 By: Chris DavenportChris Davenport’s reputation in PlantsChris Davenport’s reputation in Plants
Fragrant flower

By riverside. Very fragrant flowers. Not sure if this is wild or something escaped from a garden.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Himalayan Balsam (Impatiens glandulifera) interacts


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The flowers are usually pink but pale forms exist.

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A terribly invasive pest

Wherever the ground is at all damp. Very hard to control once established, too.