TOMPKINS COUNTY FLORA
Impatiens pallidaNutt.
Mitchell NYNYFA TCUSDA NY
accepted accepted accepted
Pale Touch-Me-Not, Pale Touch-me-not, Jewel Weed

Balsaminaceae

CAYUGA FLORA (1926) NOTES: Shaded rough banks and rills, and in moist woods, in rich damp gravelly or shaly calcareous soils; common. July-Aug.Frequent in most of the ravines of the basin ; "especially abundant in the vicinity of Woodwardia Swamp [!] and Mud Cr. [!], where a form having flowers of a pale pink with pink spots is found" (D.). A white-flowered form occurs frequently about Ithaca. N. Me. and w. N. E. to Sask., southw. to Ga. and Kans. ; rare on the Coastal Plain and in granitic N. E.


BH SPECIMENS FOR Impatiens pallida (this list may be incomplete)
 Ithaca, 27 Sep 1911, Bailey (BH 13242);
 Ithaca, Bailey yard, came up in my yard from woods earth, 6 feet, 28 Aug 1922, Bailey (BH 13243);
 Ithaca, 31 May 1916, Bailey (BH 13241);
 Ithaca, Pale Touch-me-not, 1 Oct 1882, DeForest (BH 13236);
 Ithaca, Negundo Woods, 23 Aug 1875, Dudley (BH 13238);
 Ithaca, 4 Sep 1875, Dudley (BH 13237);
 Ithaca, Six Mile Creek, 8 Jul 1878, Dudley (BH 13235);
 Ithaca, flats between the city and Cayuga lake west of the Inlet, moist soil around thickets, 3 Aug 1915, Eames & MacDaniels 4526 (BH 13244);
 Ulysses, Glenwood Ravine, damp thickets, flowers cream, 4 Aug 1915, Eames & MacDaniels 4527 (BH 13233);
 Ithaca, Cornell University Campus, behind Warren Hall, shaded moist ridge, growing in large stand under trees, Herb ca 1 meter tall, 18 Sep 1983, Miller 73 (BH 13239);
 Ithaca, Renwick Flats, 28 Aug 1920, Muenscher & Bechtel 622 (BH 13245);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek Ravine, path north of Sibley, wet shady woods, 17 Jul 1913, Palmer 782 (BH 13232);
 Ithaca, Fall Creek Ravine, path north of Sibley, wet shady woods, 17 Jul 1913, Palmer 782 (BH 13234);
 Lansing, Ludlowville, by railroad, 1/2 mile north of station, 30 Jul 1890, Rowlee (BH 13231);
 Ithaca, 4 Sep 1875, Rowlee (BH 13240);

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