Impatiens and Downy Mildew

By |2021-04-22T15:01:58-04:00February 7th, 2017|Plant Care, Seasonal Color|

Impatiens are one of the standby color selections for shady regions in the landscape. They are also under threat from a water mold disease that lives in soil, so check those shade annuals carefully before you purchase. There is a tough disease of impatiens (called downy mildew) that is species specific and will kill the plants.