The Accent Hybrid Series was the earliest and most impressive impatiens in our trials. These cheerful annuals will brighten up the shady areas in your yard or patio space.
Germination: 10-21 days
Germination Temperature: Optimum soil temperatures 70-75ºF
Seed Planting Depth: Sow on the surface and press into soil, seeds need light to germinate
Starting Indoors: Start indoors 6-10 weeks before the last frost. Provide 70-75ºF soil temperature. Transplant after last frost, 12-18” apart
Sowing Outdoors: Direct sowing is not recommended
Growth Habit: Mounded
Height and Width: 10-14" by 12-14"
Spacing: 12-18" apart
Light Needs: Part shade to shade
Soil Needs: Fertile, moist, well-drained
Approximate days to flower from seed: 85-95 days
Uses: Bedding plant, containers, hanging baskets
Care: Water seedlings regularly until established. Amend soil with compost before transplanting. Apply a liquid fertilizer every 3-4 weeks or use a time-release fertilizer at planting time. Water well during dry spells.