Beacon Red White Mix
Beacon Red and White Mix impatiens are very resistant to Impatiens downy mildew. A high-contrast duo of Beacon White and Beacon Bright Red brings radiant spring and summer color to shady garden spots. Mounded plants grow 15-20 in. tall and 12-14 in. wide. Combine Beacon Red and White Mix with Marine heliotrope for a patriotic-themed summer planting.
Growing Beacon Red White Mix Impatiens Seeds
Plant Impatiens Seeds: Sow seed in cell packs or flats, press into soil but do not cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 70-75°F., seeds germinate within 10-20 days. Transplant seedlings into the garden 8-12 in. apart after all danger of frost.
Grow Impatiens: Morning sun to dappled shade. Shade preferred in hot climates. New Guinea impatiens will tolerate somewhat more sun; avoid hot afternoon sun. Keep soil evenly moist, not soggy. Water impatiens early in the day, foliage and stems will be dry by evening, plants less likely to be bothered by slugs and snails. Impatiens are excellent container or hanging basket plants. Bloom season is long, from spring until frost. Impatiens flowers attract hummingbirds.
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