Botanical Name: Impatiens wallerana
Hardiness: Tender perennial in USDA zones 10–11; although, most commonly grown as an annual.
Plant Dimensions: 8″–12″ tall
Variety Information: 1½” flowers in colors of rich ruby red, burgundy wine, raspberry orchid, grape lilac, cherry candy red, and a vibrant hot pink.
Exposure: Part shade
Bloom Period: Spring to frost
Attributes: Deer Resistant
When to Sow Outside: 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date.
When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 6 to 8 weeks before your average last frost date. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 72°–75°F.
Days to Emerge: 7–20 days
Seed Depth: Press into surface
Seed Spacing: A group of 2–3 seeds every 8″ – 12″
Thinning: When 2″ tall, thin to 1 every 8″ – 12″