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asked in category: General Last Updated: 25th January, 2020

Are SunPatiens drought tolerant?

Thanks to a dense, fast-growing root system, Sunpatiens ® is able to resist high temperatures. However, it isn't drought-resistant so regular watering is needed.

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Also question is, how often do you water Sunpatiens?

For the first week or two after planting, they should be watered every day to get them established. After that, they need only moderate watering and can usually be revived from wilting with a good dose of water. Sunpatiens companion plants are any colorful flowering plants that also enjoy full sun.

Likewise, will Sunpatiens bloom in the shade? Grow SunPatiens impatiens varieties in a sunny, partly shaded, or shaded spot with rich, well-drained soil. While they grow well in sun or shade, the plants typically produce more blooms in the sun. Like other members of the impatiens family, SunPatiens will not tolerate frost.

People also ask, why are my Sunpatiens dying?

For Sunpatiens rotting in a growing bed If the ground where the Sunpatiens is growing is lower than surrounding areas and the soil is heavy, your Sunpatiens are at risk of contracting some form of root rot. Stop watering completely until the soil has dried up down to an inch under the mulch.

Why do Sunpatiens leaves turn brown?

Downy mildew – Another possible reason you see the leaves of your impatiens turning yellow is a fungal disease – namely downy mildew. Look for brown spots on the stems before you see the leaves getting yellow.

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