Botanical name: Impatiens mullaingiriensis Family: Balsaminaceae (Balsam family)
Mullayyanagiri Balsam is a recently discovered Balsam endemic to Karnataka. It is named after Mullayyanagiri, the highest peak of Karnataka. It is an annual herb with long linear leaves which are spiny-toothed at the margins. Pink flowers are borne single on long stalks. Spur is slightly curved. It is typically found at Shankar Falls, near Doddaabbe, Bababudangiri hills, Chickmaglore Dist.
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