Wildflowers forum: Help ID a flower please?

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Bucks County, PA
Mairsybeth
Oct 29, 2017 4:28 PM CST
This August, I saw this beautiful flower in Lubec, Maine. A bee was really enjoying it too! I would love to know what it is.

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Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
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crawgarden
Oct 29, 2017 7:49 PM CST
Looks like it could possibly be Impatiens glandulifera
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Bucks County, PA
Mairsybeth
Oct 29, 2017 8:15 PM CST
Thank you! Thank You!
Name: josephine
Arlington, Texas (Zone 8a)
Hi Everybody!! Let us talk native.
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frostweed
Oct 31, 2017 7:07 AM CST

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I agree with the name of the plant, but I would like to know if it was growing wild or cultivated? Smiling
It is very pretty; Policeman's Helmet (Impatiens glandulifera 'Wine Red')
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