perennial, annual

Impatiens species | Impatiens

Impatiens are the go-to choice for color in the shade, even full shade. Can be grown as a perennial in frost-free regions, but usually grown as a bedding plant annual. Set out from nursery packs or containers in spring.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: partial shade, shade

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 1 feet high

Width: 1 feet wide

Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: purple, orange, red, white, pink

Flower Season: spring, summer, fall