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common name for the species Impatiens balsamina, a member of the jewelweedjewelweed,
common name for the Balsaminaceae, a family of widely distributed annual and perennial herbs. The principal genus is Impatiens, so named because of the sudden bursting of the mature seed capsules when touched.
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Yang et al., "Antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of ethanol extract from the stem and leaf of Impatiens balsamina L.
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16 Asteraece Verbesina arborea Kunth Arbol 17 Balsaminaceae Impatiens balsamina L.
ESPECIE CHIPRE VILLAMARIA Dentro de Fuera de Dentro de Fuera de la copa la copa la copa la copa Hedychium coronarium 14 14 5 5 Impatiens balsamina 13 2 2 1 Smallanthus riparia 12 8 2 4 Callisia gracillis 1 0 1 1 Xanthosoma cf.
TABLE 1 Time-activity budgets of Amazilia amazilia show the proportion of time spent in different activities Activity Proportion of time Resting 0.795 Flower visits 0.149 Defence 0.021 Hunting 0.003 Attacked 0.006 Displacements 0.020 Drinking 0.003 Bathing 0.004 Total (min) 714.1 TABLE 2 Flower use and availability, Percentage of time spent feeding on each species and number of opened flowers available No opened Plant species % of total time flowers Salvia splendens (red) 57.9 2262 Salvia splendens (purple) 1.9 203 Justicia brandegeana 30.9 686 Aloe vera 7.3 684 Aloe barbadensis 5 112 Sanchezia peruviana 0.5 10 Impatiens balsamina 2.2 1506 Euphorbia milii 0.3 36