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Impatiens flowers in containers

July 29, 2012 – 12:21 pm
Impatiens flowers in containers

I wasn’t going to be discouraged by the prospect of doing without impatiens (Impatiens walleriana) due to the devastating blight that has swept the country. Impatiens are a staple for shade containers and beds for myself and many other gardeners. However, I was eager to try out some new plants I had just learned about in a class on annuals. Now that we are in high summer, I can confidently say that the performance of the replacements has been: mixed …

Pictures of Impatiens flowers

November 8, 2012 – 06:16 am
Pictures of Impatiens flowers

Flower Essence Spotlight Reading from the Book of Nature: Insights from Julian Barnard Editor s Note:Julian Barnard s new book, Bach Flower Remedies: Form & Function, features thoughtful discussion about the botanical gestures of the Bach remedy plants. Barnard s description of Impatiens helps us to understand its clinical healing qualities. Impatiens (not the garden variety) was the first flower remedy made by Dr. Bach and, Barnard indicates …

Impatiens flowers when to plant

May 13, 2013 – 07:25 am
Impatiens flowers when to plant

Purchase impatiens plants from your local gardening center. In springtime, most gardening centers and nurseries carry flats of of impatiens seedlings in a variety of colors, making it easy to pick up a few trays of your favorites. Buy impatiens in one color or mix and match so you can create a colorful pattern in your garden. There are three common varieties of impatiens that each come in slightly different colors and have different petal sizes. The …

Impatiens flowers color Combinations

August 10, 2012 – 07:51 am
Impatiens flowers color Combinations

Genus Impatiens Species walleriana Variety Shady Lady Pastel Mix Hybrid Item Form (P) Pkt of 30 seeds Bloom Season Early Summer - Late Fall Habit Mound-shaped Seeds Per Pack 30 Plant Height 12 in - 15 in Plant Width Bloom Size 2 in Additional Characteristics Ever Blooming, Flower Bloom Color Mix Light Requirements Part Shade Moisture Requirements Moist, well-drained Soil Tolerance Normal, loamy Uses Baskets, Beds, Ornamental, Outdoor Amazing I grew …

Impatiens flowers germination

October 31, 2013 – 12:55 pm
Impatiens flowers germination

Genus Impatiens Species walleriana Variety Accent Violet Hybrid Item Form (P) Pkt of 30 seeds Bloom Season Early Summer - Late Fall Seeds Per Pack 30 Plant Height 10 in - 12 in Plant Width Bloom Size 2 in Additional Characteristics Ever Blooming, Flower Bloom Color Purple Light Requirements Part Shade, Shade Moisture Requirements Moist, well-drained Soil Tolerance Normal, loamy Uses Baskets, Beds, Containers, Hedge, Ornamental, Outdoor Superior Germination …

Hanging Impatiens Flowers Pictures

May 1, 2013 – 01:35 pm
Hanging Impatiens Flowers Pictures

Here I was thinking I wouldn’t freshen the front porch for summer until we painted the house, but who was I kidding? I’m always anxious to add some color with flowers, whether it’s hanging baskets, containers or flower boxes. So I went ahead and started planting and primping. We’ll just have to be careful when we start painting. The porch isn’t done yet but give me 2 to 3 more weeks and she’ll be looking even better. For now, I’ll share a few simple …

Impatiens flowers that Take full sun

October 13, 2013 – 01:47 pm
Impatiens flowers that Take full sun

If you have, then you will be elated to know our SunPatiens Impatiens are on sale! If you haven’t, well…let us introduce you! SunPatiens are sun-loving impatiens with incredible adaptability to adverse weather conditions and an amazingly high resistance to downy mildew, the nemesis of the annuals grower and impatiens lover. Some may argue that SunPatiens are cost-prohibitive when compared to seed impatiens; however, we argue that their inspired breeding …

Impatiens flowers Propagation

August 28, 2012 – 08:47 am
Impatiens flowers Propagation

Propagating impatiens from cuttings I have a large impatiens plant growing in a pot in the kitchen. When I got it as a gift from a friend it was massive and a little leggy. I thought that it looked like a annual that I was familiar with. In high school I worked at a nursery selling plants of all kinds and designing and planting flower beds for cute old ladies, so I got to know several annual flowers, but this plant wasn’t flowering when I got it …

Care for Double Impatiens Flowers

July 15, 2013 – 10:19 am
Care for Double Impatiens Flowers

Botanical name: Impatiens Plant type: Flower USDA Hardiness Zones: 10, 11 Sun exposure: Part Sun Soil type: Loamy Soil pH: Neutral Flower color: Red, Pink, Orange, Yellow, Purple, White Bloom time: Summer, Fall Impatiens is a beautiful annual that makes an excellent houseplant or summer bedding plant. It is also known as Busy Lizzie and its name is a Latin word that describes the way its seeds shoot out of its pods when ripe (the slightest touch …