Botanical Name: Impatiens balsamina
Native: India and Myanmar
Hardiness: Frost-sensitive annual
Plant Dimensions: 12"–24" tall
Variety Information: 1"–2" red, pink, purple, rose, or white double flowers in clusters along main stalk.
Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Bloom Period: Summer to frost
Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower
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.
Days to Emerge: 5–10 days
Seed Depth: Press into surface
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds evey 12"
Thinning: When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 12"