New Guinea Impatiens are native to New Guinea, an island north of the continent of Australia. The first commercial varieties of this impatien just appeared on the market in the early 1970's. The attached care sheet will help you take care of this popular flowering plant.
There are few crops that have been introduced into the floriculture industry that can compare to the success of New Guinea Impatiens. Their popularity has soared over the past twenty years and consumers can select from a wide range of flower and leaf colors. The success is primarily due to the plant's extra large, round flowers that are both colorful and visually attractive.
These impatiens are commonly available for consumers in a wide range of pot sizes and hanging baskets and are appropriate for landscape beds, patio containers and mixed combination plantings. With adequate care, they will provide the homeowner and gardener with continuous color the entire growing season.
Please download the Fischer care sheet below for more information and care of this popular flowering plant.