Question about impatiens seeds...

gardenfanatic(MO zone5b)October 17, 2004

I have pink, lavender, and burgundy Accent impatiens which are forming seed pods. Will the seeds run true to the plant they came off of, or could they have cross-pollinated with the different colors around them?

Deanna

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MrImpatiens(Zone 9 CA)

They may have crossed but, with those color ranges you will more than likely get about the same mix. Lavender I dont know though.

    Bookmark   October 17, 2004 at 2:01PM
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kdjoergensen

In most cases, the seeds do not come true to type. You may get a variety of colors, some of which may resemble the original. This is the best you can hope for.

    Bookmark   October 20, 2004 at 10:02AM
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