New Guinea Impatiens growing herbaceous of the genus Impatiens also known as Impatiens hawkeri, New Guinea Impatiens perennial evergreen or cold annual used as fragrant ornamental houseplant, can grow in tropics, mediterranean, subtropics or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+ (as perennial) 4-9 (as annual).
Leaves color green in elliptic shape with serrated edge.
New Guinea Impatiens flower
Flower fragrant color can be red, pink, orange, purple or white, with 5 petals to multi petals, each petal elliptic to heart shape.
New Guinea Impatiens for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
Requirements for New Guinea Impatiens growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
No, but easy to so
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Recommended planting season?
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Dead flowers and leaves, also for design
Size of the plant?
20-60cm, 8-24 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade (with light)
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer / Autumn
General information about the flower:
Flower fragrant 5 petals to multi petals, each petal elliptic to heart shape, the color can be red, pink, orange, purple or white
New Guinea Impatiens