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Impatiens Hawkeri

Botanical Name:

Impatiens hawkeri

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Annual

Lifespan

Annual

Flower

Flowers are solitary on elongated pedicels and are conspicuously spurred. They are calyx with 5 lobes, 2 lateral lobes are green, broad oval, and acuminate. Petals are of anthrocyanin pigments. Spur is prominent.

Fruit

Fruits are explosive capsules rolling suddenly inward, and have a ribbed, rubbery-succulent texture.

Benefits
Attracts

Butterflies

Taxonomy

Order

Ericales

Family

Balsaminaceae

Genus

Impatiens

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