Impatiens walleriana ‘Beacon Violet Shades’ seeds – (Busy Lizzie, Balsam)

$4.50

In stock

Description

This is a compact form of the popular bedding Busy Lizzie.  It is highly resistant to Downy Mildew, and is a very useful plant as it will grow in partial sun and shade where many other plants will not grow . It will brighten up dark corners well, and is perfect in a pot in shady areas.

Sowing advice

Sow in spring and summer onto moist seed raising mix in pots or trays.  Cover the seeds with just a sprinkle  of mix as they need light to germinate.  Keep them moist but not waterlogged by watering from the bottom of the ppot or with a mister, at about 23 degC.  They should germinate in about 7- 14 days.

Additional information

Classification

Annual

Common Name

Busy Lizzie

Family

Balsaminaceae

Maximum Height

approx 40 cm

Number of seeds in packet

approx 30