Impatiens New Guinee (Busy Lizzie)

Impatiens New Guinee (Busy Lizzie)

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Looking for unapologetically big blooms? Look no further than the Busy Lizzie. The New Guinea variety of this plant tends to grow larger flowers compared traditional Busy Lizzies, and better still, this mixed variety will bring a diversity of colour to your garden with flowers in shades of lilac, red, rose and orange.

This plant's flowering period runs between mid summer to autumn. The Busy Lizzie will easily cover a bed and border, and works well in a pot or basket, too.

The Impatiens New Guinea isn't too fussy with how much light it gets. It'll thrive in shade, but equally it may produce more flowers in light spots. They are a bit more sensitive to cold and wet weather, so consider bringing inside during autumn and winter, or growing in a flowerbed that offers shelter.

How to keep me happy

Plant size: W13cm x H20cm
Half hardy
Ideal for: I'm happy in a pot or a flowerbed
Position in: I like the sun, but I'm okay with a bit of shade
Easy to grow: I'm a low maintenance plant

Jo's Top Tip

Deadhead when the blooms start to fade, as this will encourage more flowers.

We deliver to most of the United Kingdom (excluding Northern Ireland and the following postcodes IV, AB, HS, FK, KW, PA, PH, IM, JE and GY).

Standard Delivery - £5

  • Usually delivered within 4-5 working days
  • All orders are sent on tracked services by Royal Mail, FedEx or DPD
  • One charge covers your entire order, regardless of how many items

Delivery Add-on: Next or Named Day - Additional £5 or £6 (Sat)

  • Order by 4pm for next day delivery
  • Delivered on a tracked next day service
  • Select a convenient delivery date at the basket
  • Additional £5 for a weekday added to standard delivery charges
  • Additional £6 for a Saturday added to standard delivery charges 


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    In short, if anything isn't right with your order we'll sort it. 

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    It's not just the plants that we care about though, we're pretty proud of our market leading (sustainable) packaging too. We’ve created a family of transport boxes with handles and where possible use our 'anti-roll' device which prevents the plant from travelling around should the box be inadvertently tipped upside down during transit.

    Things occasionally go wrong, but we'd like to assure you we're on hand help!

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