New Guinea Impatiens
Impatiens x hawkeri 'Sonic Orange'

Family: Balsaminaceae
Genus: Impatiens (im-PAY-shuns) (Info)
Species: x hawkeri (HAWK-er-eye) (Info)
Cultivar: Sonic Orange
Additional cultivar information:(PP20034, SonicŪ Series, aka Fisnics Orga)
Hybridized by Hofmann
Registered or introduced: 2008

Category:

Annuals

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 °C (35 °F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 °C (40 °F)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Partial to Full Shade

Full Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Orange

Bloom Time:

Blooms all year

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Bronze-Green

Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Veined

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Salt Lake City, Utah

Natural Bridge, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

No details have been posted.