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About Buzzy Lizzy
Impateins walleriana is an annual bedding plant with a wide variety of colors and does best in part shade to full shade. Impatiens hawkeri is an alternative that is resistant to downy mildew. Downey Mildew is caused by the ‘fungus-like’ organism Plasmopara obducens.
Also known as
Busy lizzie, Balsam, Sultana and Impatiens
How to care for Buzzy Lizzy
Buzzy Lizzy needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Buzzy Lizzy love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Buzzy Lizzy does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Buzzy Lizzy after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.