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Genus: Impatiens

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This genus brings us two common common names - the Busy Lizzie (Impatiens walleriana) and the Touch Me Not (after their exploding seed pods).

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We have 162 photos of Impatiens plants in real gardens

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You can also discover who's growing Impatiens.

  • Wall baskets and tubs enjoying the rain...:o) (Impatiens)
    By Janey
  • Impatiens kilimanjari (Impatiens kilimanjari (Kilimanjaro Impatiens))
    By meanie
  • Impatiens niamniamensis (Impatiens niamniamensis (Parrot Plant))
    By meanie
  • Impatiens walleriana - double - 'Sparkler Cherry' (Impatiens walleriana (Busy Lizzie))
    By bernieh


Care tips & Questions

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Himalayan Balsam?

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6 Sep, 2009

yellow leaves on busy lizzies

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19 May, 2009

What's attacking my parrot plant

4 replies


23 Dec, 2008

Bussy Lizzie SunPatiens

2 replies


4 Feb, 2008

Species of Impatiens

  • Impatiens acehensis
  • Impatiens arguta
  • Impatiens arriensii
  • Impatiens auricoma
  • Impatiens balfourii
  • Impatiens balsamina
  • Impatiens bicornuta
  • Impatiens campanulata
  • Impatiens capensis
  • Impatiens celebica
  • Impatiens chinensis
  • Impatiens cristata
  • Impatiens dempoana
  • Impatiens dewildeana
  • Impatiens diepenhorstii
  • Impatiens edgeworthii
  • Impatiens eubotrya
  • Impatiens flaccida
  • Impatiens forbesii
  • Impatiens glandulifera
  • Impatiens gordonii
  • Impatiens grandis
  • Impatiens hawkeri
  • Impatiens heterosepala
  • Impatiens holstii
  • Impatiens javensis
  • Impatiens jerdoniae
  • Impatiens kilimanjari
  • Impatiens korthalsiana
  • Impatiens linearifolia
  • Impatiens malabarica
  • Impatiens marianae
  • Impatiens mirabilis
  • Impatiens namchabarwensis
  • Impatiens niamniamensis
  • Impatiens noli-tangere
  • Impatiens oppositifolia
  • Impatiens pallida
  • Impatiens parviflora
  • Impatiens petersiana
  • Impatiens platypetala
  • Impatiens pseudoviola
  • Impatiens psittacina
  • Impatiens pyrrhotricha
  • Impatiens repens
  • Impatiens rosulata
  • Impatiens scabrida
  • Impatiens sidikalangensis
  • Impatiens singgalangensis
  • Impatiens sodenii
  • Impatiens sulcata
  • Impatiens sumatrana
  • Impatiens tapanuliensis
  • Impatiens teysmanni
  • Impatiens tinctoria
  • Impatiens vitellina
  • Impatiens walleriana