Spotted Touch-me-not
Impatiens capensis Touch-me-not Family
(c) Jennifer Forman Orth
(c) Jennifer Forman Orth

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Orange

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Egg-shaped, Toothed

Habitat Type: Common

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): Central Woodland (4), Successional Field (5), South Side (6), Canterbury Wetlands (7), Canterbury Brook Corridor (8)

Total Number of EMUs: 5

Status in Massachusetts: Native

Notes: Flower has red-brown spots

Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston