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Impatiens 'New Guinea' /New Guinea Impatiens

Impatiens 'New Guinea'  / Impatiens 'New Guinea'
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Red and white selection with dark purple foliage

Red flowers with darker foliage

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Scientific Name: Impatiens 'New Guinea'
Common Name: New Guinea Impatiens
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower color: Various
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
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Comments: Grows well in morning sun. Used in pots, hanging baskets, and ground beds. They must be grown in a moist soil to perform their best. They like night temperatures at least in the range of 55-65 degrees F. and grow very little when night temperatures are lower. Do not do well in hot afternoon sun.