Medicinal: Jewelweed [Impatiens capensis]

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7 Jewelweed sprouts Jewelweed sprouts. Medicinal, not edible.
Source: Crestwood Riverside, Westchester, Apr 14, 2001
8 Jewelweed sprout with water showing that it beads even when young Jewelweed sprout with water showing that it beads even when young.
Source: Crestwood Riverside, Westchester, Apr 14, 2001
14 Jewelweed Jewelweed. Not much here.
Source: Central Park, May 08, 2005
1 Jewel weed Jewel weed. Good for rubbing on poison ivy and mosquito bites. Root, leaves, stems.
Source: Alley Pond Park (Woods), Queens, May 14, 2000
20 Jewelweed Jewelweed.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, May 22, 2011
15 Jewelweed Jewelweed. Cattails in the background
Source: Central Park, May 30, 2005
16 Jewelweed closeup Jewelweed closeup. See the water bead into jewels.
Source: Central Park, May 30, 2005
17 Jewelweed Jewelweed.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Jul 01, 2006
18 Jewelweed Jewelweed.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Jul 01, 2006
19 Jewelweed patch Jewelweed patch.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Jul 01, 2006
9 Jewelweed patch Jewelweed patch.
Source: Forest Park, Queens, Jul 04, 2001
10 Jewelweed close up Jewelweed close up. See the jewels sparkle?
Source: Forest Park, Queens, Jul 04, 2001
21 Jewelweed Jewelweed. Shallow roots need moist soil.
Source: Forest Park, Queens, Jul 04, 2011
22 Jewelweed with flower Jewelweed with flower.
Source: Forest Park, Queens, Jul 04, 2011
23 Jewelweed showing that water beeds up little little jewels Jewelweed showing that water beeds up little little jewels.
Source: Forest Park, Queens, Jul 04, 2011
24 Jewelweed seed pod Jewelweed seed pod. Seeds will pop out if you touch the pop. Seeds taste like walnuts.
Source: Forest Park, Queens, Jul 04, 2011
11 Jewelweed Jewelweed.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Jul 08, 2001
2 Jewel weed Jewel weed. Water sticks on it like little diamonds. Rub on mosquito bites and they’ll be gone in 15 minutes. Also for poison avy. If rubbed on before rash you won’t get rash.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Jul 09, 2000
25 Wildman holding up stalk of jewelweed Wildman holding up stalk of jewelweed.
Source: Inwood Park, Manhattan, Jul 17, 2011
26 Jewelweed Jewelweed.
Source: Inwood Park, Manhattan, Jul 17, 2011
27 Jewelweed flower Jewelweed flower.
Source: Inwood Park, Manhattan, Jul 17, 2011
12 Jewelweed Jewelweed.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Jul 29, 2001
13 Jewelweed flower Jewelweed flower.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Jul 29, 2001
3 Jewelweed Jewelweed
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Sep 02, 2000
4 Jewelweed flowers Jewelweed flowers
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Sep 02, 2000
5 Jewelweed seed pods Jewelweed seed pods.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Sep 02, 2000
6 Jewelweed seeds Jewelweed seeds. Can eat seeds, but not flowers.
Source: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Sep 02, 2000

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