Voucher: KYRG 474
Impatiens parviflora DC.
Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast Aksy Rayon
Gazetteer: Sary-Chelek Biosphere Reserve
Coordinates: 41º46'58'' N, 71º58'54'' E Alt: 1515m outside the buffer zone.
Succulent herb 5-30cm tall. Flowers variable in colour, pale mauve, yellow and white with dark yellow blotches and reddish lines on lip. Capsules to 2cm long, opening explosively.
Narrow gorge on a SW facing slope with conglomerate rocks, sand and a small stream at base.
Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.14, V. L. Komarov. Glabrous annual. Leaves alternate, acutely dentate to 5cm long. Peduncles 2-5 flowered. Corolla spur straight or slightly curved, narrow to 5mm long. Flowers 10-12mm long.
Ancillary Collections: photos
Osborne, J. 474 7 July 2008