Hardy Impatiens (Impatiens omeiana)

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6b -20.6 °C (-5 °F) to -17.8 °C (0 °F)
Plant Height: 15-45 cm
Plant Spread: 45-90 cm
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: soft yellow
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Underground structures: Corm
Bulb
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Corms
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Conservation status: Endangered (EN)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Endangered
A robust grower which flowers late in the UK, it needs cool shade

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Location: My garden near Lincoln UKDate: 2008-09-14A robust grower which flowers late in the UK, it needs cool shade
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Location: My garden near Lincoln UK.Date: 2008-09-14Down the throat.
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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2012-03-16
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Location: Longwood Gardens, Kennet Square, Pennsylvania USADate: 2019-07-06
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Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
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Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
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Photo Courtesy of Secret Garden Growers.
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Photo Courtesy of Secret Garden Growers.
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Location: Longwood Gardens, Kennet Square, Pennsylvania USADate: 2019-07-06
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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