impatiens wilting

idolhicksfanApril 26, 2006

I have always planted impatiens but this year I did it in pots, they are all wilting, I do not know if they need more water or did I over water them, or it has been kind of chilly but the lowest it got was 45 degrees. Can someone help me????

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MrImpatiens(Zone 9 CA)

It could be shock from trans planting most of the time they recover pretty easily. Some potting soils can be to rich this has happend to me several times. Now I mix in a bit of a less rich mix. They seem to like this.

    Bookmark   April 30, 2006 at 3:22PM
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bigack(z6 WV)

Noticed your username, guess you like Taylor Hicks, huh!! He's cool.

    Bookmark   May 2, 2006 at 6:27PM
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