Coral swirl Impatiens

aker(7)March 11, 2009

Last summer I collected seeds from my coral swirl impatiens and am now growing the seedling. So far there seem to be differences in the foliage. Some are more green while others have pink marks under the leaves.

My question is: do they breed true? Will the flowers be the same color?

Thanks

Happy gardening :-)

Aker

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
tom8olvr(Z5 MA)

I have a heck of a time pulling volunteers, so I usually let them go. Here's a string of volunteers that grew from CRIMSON, WHITE and PURPLE STAR Imps-


None were purple star... very few whites... some reds... I didn't plant PINK, but got pink...

My guess is you'll get a gamut of colors... which is sorta fun!

    Bookmark   March 12, 2009 at 3:27PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Pest control using Neem oil
Hi I have a problem with Aphids and mites. some of...
gonene1
Wimpy New Guinea Impatiens :(
I bought this particular NGI (the orange one on the...
christy51274
Volunteer Impatiens in zone 4
How low a zone can impatiens reseed? This year I have...
fieldofflowers
Lighting advice
I have balsamina impatiens grown from seed that are...
makingcents
Busy Lizzy Cuttings Available.
Cuttings from this Busy Lizzy old fashioned tall pink....
DavidmGeary
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™