I need help identifying this plant

KarenR21August 10, 2014

I bought this plant in May at a yard sale and it has grown from 4 inches to over 6 feet. It has Razor edged leaves and light mauve flowers similar to sweet peas.

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aftermidnight Zone7b B.C. Canada

Impatiens glandulifera common names (Himalayan Balsam), (Kiss Me On The Mountain) and several others.

    Bookmark   August 10, 2014 at 4:53PM
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gardengal48

And depending on where you are located, often considered a noxious weed/invasive species.

    Bookmark   August 10, 2014 at 4:57PM
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KarenR21

Thank you so much for the quick response, I will carefully remove it before I see a lot of seed pods.

    Bookmark   August 10, 2014 at 5:18PM
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