*We no longer grow this item, but feel free to peruse the information.
Impatiens are the must have plant for color in a shady flower bed, but did you know that there are now impatiens for the sun? Sunpatiens are the result of combining regular Impatiens with New Guinea Impatiens. The resulting plant is spectacular and performs like a dream in the heat of summer! They bloom from spring until the first frost in the fall. The blooms and leaves are thicker and have less chance of disease and damage.
There are three different series of Sunpatiens: Spreading, Compact and Vigorous. Vigorous Lavender has bright blooms with dark green foliage. Blooms will continue from spring until the first frost in the fall.
Spacing: Plant 36″-40″ apart.
Height: Grows 36″-48″ tall.
How To Grow: Plant in full sun to part shade.
Outstanding Features: A little dab will do ya! These plants will become a massive mound of color! They are very easy to grow and maintain. They can take it a little dry and will tell you when they need a drink.
Tips: Sunpatiens can be grown in areas with some shade but show their colors more in the sun.
Uses: Garden Bed, Containers, Borders, Landscapes