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I need help identifying this plant

Posted by KarenR21 Southern Ontario (My Page) on
Sun, Aug 10, 14 at 16:37

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

RE: I need help identifying this plant

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

RE: I need help identifying this plant

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

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