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″