Is it OK to plant Impatiens in Toronto gardens?

What’s the current status about planting impatiens in the Garden in Toronto ( Zone 7)? Many varieties were hit by a virus and would frizzle after panting them. Are they free from the virus now? Can I bring them indoors…

Impatiens

I have many (10+) containers of impatiens growing in dappled shade. The soil is Miracle Grow. I have been fertilizing with a high bloom fertilizer (15-30-15) every two weeks. Over the past week three of the containers have really slowed…

Out of luck with impatiens

I wish I had read this before purchasing my impatiens. I’ve always had success with them and as one side of our house is totally shade, bought 6 trays of them and planted them. Of course I lost them all…

Impatiens Dying

I have planted impatiens for many many years with little problems. This year, after growing and looking beautiful they suddenly go rubbery and wild and die. Looks a lot like when they get frost in the fall. Any ideas what…

Annuals for Shade: A Toronto Master Gardeners Guide

  An annual plant is one that completes its life cycle from seed to plant to bloom and back to seed again in one season. Annual flowers are often bright, colourful and very floriferous. In this way, they attract pollinating…