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Impatiens Beacon Select Mixed F1 Seeds

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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.

Pack Size:
30 Seeds

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.