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Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Impatiens aurellaPaleyellow touch-me-notBalsaminaceae 22
Impatiens balsaminaRose Balsam, Spotted snapweed, Touch-Me-Not, Garden BalsamBalsaminaceae 22
Impatiens capensisJewelweedBalsaminaceaeI. biflora. I. fulva.32
Impatiens ecalcarata Balsaminaceae 22
Impatiens edgeworthii Balsaminaceae 00
Impatiens glanduliferaJewelweed, Ornamental jewelweedBalsaminaceaeI. roylei.31
Impatiens noli-tangereTouch-Me-NotBalsaminaceae 32
Impatiens occidentalis Balsaminaceae 32
Impatiens pallidaPale Jewelweed, Pale touch-me-notBalsaminaceae 33
Impatiens parvifloraSmallflower touchmenotBalsaminaceae 22
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