Rose balsam

Impatiens balsamina

  • Rose balsam
  • Rose balsam
  • Rose balsam
  • Rose balsam
  • Rose balsam
  • Rose balsam
  • Rose balsam
  • Rose balsam
  • Flower name
    Rose balsam
  • Scientific name
    Impatiens balsamina
  • Alias鳳仙花, Balsam, Rose balsam, touch-me-not
  • Place of originIndia, the Malay Peninsula, China
  • Place of floweringGarden, Potted flower
  • Flowering seasonJuly, August, September
  • Language of flowers"Cheerful", "Imperial", red flowers are "ardent love"

What is Rose balsam

Rose balsam (scientific name: Impatiens balsamina) is native to India, the Malay Peninsula, and China. With a flower that blooms in summer, the stem is straightened. The flowers are basically single red, but there are also white, pink, and purple flowers with double blooms and buds. Two or three flowers bloom on the leaf buds, but it is difficult to see because there is grass on the flowers. A sensen flower is based on the shape of a flower resembling a winged wing. The fruit that appears after the flower is a fruit, and you can flip it with a light touch.

Common name: Rose balsam, Scientific name: Impatiens balsamina, Alias: Balsam, touch-me-not, HOusenka, Origin: India to China, Living type: Annual grass, Stem: Upright, Plant height: 20-30 cm (fertile varieties), 60 cm-80 cm (High sex varieties), Inflorescence: Mutual, Leaf shape: needle shape, leaf length: 10 cm, leaf edge: with sawtooth, bilateral flowers, flower shape: butterfly shape, flower color: peach / white / red / purple / multicolor, number of stamens: 5, percutaneous Number: 5, How to bloom: Single flower, double blooming, Camellia, Place where flowers are attached: Leaf buds, attached to one place Number of flowers: 2-3, Flower diameter: 2-4 cm, Flowering period: From July In September, visiting insects: bumblebee, fruit: capsule, number of seeds: many, use: garden plant, pot plant, medicinal.


  • Eye
    Ericales
  • Family
    Balsaminaceae
  • Genus
    Impatiens
  • Species
    I. balsamina
  • Type of flower
    Left-right symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Corymbose inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Hedgerow/thallate
  • Leaf type
    lanceolate
  • Edge of the leaf
    Serrated
  • Life typeA year of grass
  • Flower colorsWhite Red
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height20.0 ~ 80.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower2.5 ~ 4.0 cm

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