You can keep bugs off impatiens by spraying them with an insecticide.
What is eating the leaves of my impatiens?
Possible causes for leaves being eaten on impatiens could be due to slugs, snails, or caterpillars.
What is making holes in my impatiens?
There are many possible causes for holes in impatiens, including insects, disease, and weather.
What bugs are attracted to impatiens?
A number of different pests are attracted to impatiens, including aphids, slugs, and snails.
How do I bring impatiens back to life?
To bring impatiens back to life, water them deeply and regularly, fertilize them monthly, and pinch them back to encourage new growth.
How often should I water impatiens?
Impatiens need to be watered about every day or two.
Can you use Miracle Grow on impatiens?
Yes, Miracle Grow is safe to use on impatiens.
Should you deadhead impatiens?
Yes, you should deadhead impatiens. This will encourage the plant to produce more flowers.
Do impatiens like sun or shade?
Impatiens like shade.
Why are the leaves on my impatiens turning yellow?
The leaves on your impatiens may be turning yellow for a number of reasons, including nutrient deficiency, too much sun, or too much water. If you suspect a nutrient deficiency, you can try fertilizing your plants. If you think your plants are getting too much sun or water, you can try moving them to a shadier or drier location.
What happens if impatiens get too much sun?
If impatiens get too much sun, they will wilt and their leaves will turn yellow.
How long will impatiens last?
Impatiens will last for about a week.
Can rabbits eat impatiens?
Rabbits can eat impatiens, but they should not be the only thing they eat. A diet that consists mostly of impatiens can lead to health problems such as gastrointestinal issues and obesity.
What animals eat impatiens flowers?
There are many animals that eat impatiens flowers, including bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds.
What is eating my impatiens at night?
There are many possible causes for impatiens to be eaten at night. Some common causes include pests such as slugs, snails, and earwigs. Other causes could include disease, stress, or even nutrient deficiencies. If you are unsure of what is causing the problem, it is best to consult with a local gardening expert.
Do rabbits and squirrels eat impatiens?
I am not sure if rabbits and squirrels eat impatiens, but I would imagine that they might.
What animals dig up impatiens?
Some animals that dig up impatiens are rabbits, groundhogs, and voles.
Can deer eat impatiens?
It is unlikely that deer will eat impatiens because they are not a preferred food source. Deer will usually eat impatiens if their preferred food sources are not available.
Do deer eat begonias and impatiens?
Deer may eat begonias and impatiens if they are hungry enough, but they prefer other plants.
What annuals will deer leave alone?
Some annuals that deer will leave alone include marigolds, impatiens, and petunias.
What kind of annual flowers do deer not eat?
Some annual flowers that deer do not eat include impatiens, petunias, and snapdragons.
What plants do deer hate the most?
There is no definitive answer to this question as deer have different preferences for different plants. However, some plants that deer may avoid include:
Are New Guinea impatiens deer resistant?
I cannot find a definitive answer, but from what I can tell, New Guinea impatiens are not deer resistant.
Do deer eat geraniums?
There is no definitive answer to this question as deer will eat a wide variety of plants and flowers. While some gardeners report that deer will avoid eating geraniums, others have found that their geranium plants are a favorite food source for deer. If you are concerned about deer eating your geranium plants, you may want to try planting deer-resistant varieties or protecting your plants with fencing or other physical barriers.