Balsam family : BALSAMINACEAE (ROSIDAE) in Australia
including Hydroceraceae and Impatientaceae

Flower
Families
Flowers in Australia
  
  
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
&
Christine Ashe
  
Plants in Australia Plant
Classes

Impatiens balsamina
Balsam
Hurlstone Park, January 2008

Impatiens x hawkeri
New Guinea Impatiens
Photo: courtesy of Kell Nielsen
Gold Coast, April 2007

Impatiens wallerana
Busy Lizzie
Sydney, August 2006

Plants in BALSAMINACEAE are the foodplants of the caterpillars of a number of Australian Moth species, including:


Theretra oldenlandiae

Hippotion celerio

Hippotion scrofa

Theretra latreillii

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Australian
Australian Butterflies
butterflies
Australian
Australian caterpillars
caterpillars
Australian
Australian Moths
moths

(updated 5 August 2013)

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