New guinea impatiens. Plant new guinea impatiens in nutrient rich well drained soil. See more flowers that dont mind shade. New guinea impatiens are happiest in part shade with consistently moist soil. They will need a well draining soil that holds moisture long enough for the roots to soak it up.
None of the varieties of this plant can tolerate drought very well so keep the soil moist with soaker hoses or other watering devices. The ornamental foliage can be green bronze or burgundy in color. Caring for new guinea impatiens. The best growing tips for new guinea impatiens have to do with paying attention to small details.
Plant at the same level they are in their pots. The growing habits of impatiens make them ideal low maintenance plants. In hot summer months this may mean daily watering that soaks deep into the ground. New guinea impatiens care must knows.
New guinea impatiens is a species of the vast genus impatiens which flower in all colors except true blue and yellowthe new guinea impatiens was discovered on a plant hunting expedition to southeast asia. New guinea impatiens like a slightly acidic soil ph in the range of 60 to 65 but they are not terribly particular about it. Try something new this new guinea impatiens called bounce pink flame balboufink has the look of traditional shade loving impatiens walleriana but it wont succumb to downy mildew disease. New guinea impatiens impatiens hawkeri grow easily in usda zones 10 through 12 and as annuals everywhere else.
If they start to wilt give them a thorough watering and they should be back to normal in a few hours.