Impatiens (Impatien wallerana)
Impatien plants are also know as Touch-Me-Nots.
They have thick stems and light green leaves. Impatien
flowers come in a wide variety of colors.
Impatien plants grow very rapidly so it is a
good idea to prune them to your desired size. it is
best to let the water stand over night before you water the
Impatien plant. Water your plant when the top soil
feels dry. These plants do well in part shade and part
Impatiens have a low drought
tolerance depending on the cultivar you choose. Pick
the right one for your area. You can also ask a
gardener at the flower shop.
Cuttings can be taken anytime of the year and
are put into vermiculite to root. Seeds can also be
used to grow Impatiens.
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Impatiens (Impatiens wallerana)