Bilaterally symetric flower with a long curved nectary spur. Elyptical, sharply serrate leaves. Kakamega Forest.
This impatiens has all white flowers and lance-shaped, serrated leaves. Might be non-native in cultivation only.
Rusty pubescence on the calyx of this mostly white-flowered Impatien from Kitale.
Large pink bloom on meter-tall plant with dark green crenate-edged leaves.
Long hairs on the spur, flower base and the peduncle. Middle montane elevations.
Glossy red flowers with a long, curling spur that gradually narrows towards the tip. Middle montane elevations.
Kenya Natural History
Michael J. Plagens, page created 29 Dec. 2015,
updated 18 Nov. 2017.
By no means am I an expert on the Natural History of Kenya because I am new to exploring this part of the World. By creating a page for the species as I encounter them I am teaching myself, sharing with others and happy to receive feedback from web site visitors.