Impatiens not blooming??

kgibbs25July 31, 2013

I have had my beautiful impatiens all summer. They were growing fine, but became very leggy, so I read to cut them back. Now, they are growing very healthy, but not blooming. We have had SO MUCH RAIN this summer, so I am wanting to know if it is because of the rain?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

To Kgd25, it sounds like people all over the U.S. are having problems with impatiens this year.

    Bookmark   August 3, 2013 at 1:31PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ifraser25(z11 Brazil)

Impatiens usually flower very prolifically. The only time I've ever had any not flower was just after I took them as cuttings. If you've just cut back the plant it will be putting all its energy into growing again and won't flower for a while. Good luck. Be patient.

    Bookmark   August 15, 2013 at 8:37PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Damping off - Captan
Last weekend I planted four pots of store-bought impatiens....
Busy lizzie
The most exotic busy lizzie in my collection.
Impatiens pallida
I once saw this at one creek many years ago, and have...
New Guinea Impatiens
Can i get these at any garden center right now or is...
turaloora they really do well in full sun?
I'm not sure if it was the variety of impatiens I purchased...
Sponsored Products
Green Rustic Fish Ceramic Planter
$19.99 | zulily
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™