Kings Seeds Impatiens Beacon Select Mixed F1

£2.90

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Description

NEW TO KINGS.

Impatiens Beacon Select Mixed F1

A Breeding Breakthrough!  Gardeners can once again grow Impatiens  without  the risk of disease! Beacon’s has been proven to show high resistance to the devastating Impatiens downy mildew that wiped out plants in 2012. Beacon is a six colour  vibrant mix that  grows stronger and shines longer in borders , baskets or containers.


Half Hardy Annual

Height 25-30cm (10-12in)

Sow February to April

Plant Out June Onwards

Flowers June to September

WHERE TO SOW
Sow seed on the surface of a good free draining seed compost and lightly cover seeds with a fine sprinkling of vermiculite. Place in a propagator or a warm place at a temperature of 20-25°C until after germination which usually takes 10-21 days.        

 WHAT TO DO NEXT
Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into pots or trays. Gradually acclimatise plants to cooler conditions for a few weeks before planting out after all risk of frost has passed 15-30cm (6-12″) apart in borders or containers.

Handy Tip
Impatiens grow well in Full Sun or part Shade.