Of all the plants I have ever grown for continuous beautiful, colorful flowers, this one wins hands-down. It is still lush or even more so than when I bought it last Spring With additional water, it made it thorough 100+ degree heat this summer in Southern California, and is the most beautiful plant in my garden. It does not go through barren times, but is always beautiful and full of vibrant color. I never spray or fertilize it. Since we do not get freezes here very often, it may even make it through the winter. I am loading up the boat next Spring when they come in.
SunPatiens® Compact Blush Pink Impatiens x hybrida
FeaturesI have a degree in FINE ARTS.
Colorful mounds of flowers.Heat TolerantDeadheading Not Necessary
CharacteristicsPlant Type:AnnualHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:16 - 30 InchesSpacing:12 - 24 InchesSpread:14 - 20 InchesFlower Colors:PinkFlower Shade:Blush pinkFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).Maintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Planting To FrostHardiness Zones:10a, 10b, 11a, 11bWater Category:AverageUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
Great in landscapes and containers.Maintenance Notes:
Easy care.SunPatiens® Compact Blush Pink Impatiens x hybrida 'SAKIMP013' USPP 19,597
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John Scott Roden, California, United States, 8 years ago