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Burpee Jungle Jewels

Posted by cookebook z9 TX (My Page) on
Tue, Apr 20, 04 at 10:20

I've ordered some of these as plants this year. Anyone ever tried them? The flowers are really different looking from the usual impatiens. They seem to be a different kind all together. The petals look like they stay kind of bud-like instead of opening up in the daisy-fashion.

Thanks,

Kyle


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RE: Burpee Jungle Jewels

Kyle
These plants can be treated like the regular bedding type. They seem to be selected forms of African Orchids a seed series that they put out a few years ago. I was told that these are different forms of Impatiens auricoma but they seem a little different than the type sold as African Queen which is close to the true species.


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