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Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour
Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour

Busy Lizzie ‘Glimmer’ Trio of Colour

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Busy Lizzies have developed a phenomenal reputation as a top-notch bedding plant – and it is not tricky to see why!

This 'Glimmer' range of flowers is the only series of double-flowered Impatiens…

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12 x Plugs
401604
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£24.98
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401528
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Busy Lizzies have developed a phenomenal reputation as a top-notch bedding plant – and it is not tricky to see why!

This 'Glimmer' range of flowers is the only series of double-flowered Impatiens to be highly resistant to downy mildew.

Stunning coloured blooms are borne on bushy, mounded plants and will thrive in shade, as well as sunny positions, and make superb arrangements in both baskets and pots - plus they're a great filler in the flower border, where they quickly plug gaps between plants.

Robust and durable, these plants are known as top garden performers with reliable, consistent growth and summer-long flowering in several fiery and welcoming colours, including pale pink and royal red.

Supplied as 12 plugs, ready to pot on and plant out when the risk of frost has passed, including four each of:

  • Impatiens Glimmer ‘Appleblossom’ – Pale pink blooms;
  • Impatiens Glimmer ‘Hot Pink’ – Bright pink blooms;
  • Impatiens Glimmer ‘Bright Red’ – Royal and bold red blooms.
PLANT FEATURES
  • Max Height:40 cm
  • Max Spread:30 cm
  • Perfect In Pots
  • Plant In Sunshine
  • Protect From Frost
  • Easy To Grow
CARE INFORMATION

Top Tips

Deadhead faded blooms to prolong flowering. Space plants out to keep them compact - the more tightly they are packed, the taller they will grow.

Care Guide

  • Give your plugs a little attention on arrival - unpack them immediately, and either mist them or stand them in water for an hour - they may be slightly dry or yellow after being in a dark box in the post, but they’ll quickly recover. If you can’t do this, they can sit in mini greenhouses for a week if upright and not too wet. We recommend that you leave them to settle for a day somewhere warm, light and airy such as a windowsill or greenhouse.
  • When you're ready to pot on, use a good quality, multi-purpose compost, and fill 3-4in pots (7-10cm).
  • Make a hole in the compost with a dibber or your finger, then holding each plug by its root ball, place it into the hole and gently firm the compost around it.
  • For great results, we recommend using our Windowsill Planters or 9cm pots in Shuttle Trays.
  • Give your plants a good water initially, then only when the top compost starts to dry as they don’t like to be left in standing water.
  • Grow on either on a bright windowsill or a greenhouse for 3-4 weeks before potting up into containers or into flower beds.
  • If planting directly into flower beds when all risk of frost has passed, prepare the ground well, removing weeds and digging in some compost or well-rotted manure if your soil is not already rich.
  • Plant approx. 20cm apart to allow them room to grow. Feed using a high-potash feed such as Blooming Fast Superior Soluble Fertiliser for Flowers & Fruits, to encourage flowering.
  • Dead-head when flowers fade to encourage more blooms.
DELIVERY INFORMATION

Our experienced team at the nursery will always carefully package and send your plants nursery fresh in the perfect condition to thrive once you receive and plant them. Although most plants are extremely tough and will not be affected by all but the most extreme of weather conditions, we always avoid dispatching the most perishable plants if extreme frosts or heat is forecast. We also avoid dispatching orders over Bank Holiday weekends.

Please allow us 5 - 7 working days to dispatch your order. If you have ordered a 'pre-order' item, these will be sent out as soon as possible after the quoted dispatch date and we generally ship your entire order with any pre-ordered items. Once your order has been dispatched, we will send you an email with details on how you can track it.

We send most of our orders via a fully tracked courier service with Yodel. We will send you a tracking link as soon as your order has been dispatched. To avoid perishable items being stuck at depots and deteriorating, we will not require a signature on delivery, and we ask out couriers to leave your item in a safe place ad your delivery address.

*Please note, once your item has been delivered, we cannot be held responsible for loss or theft from your delivery address. If you have delivery instruction and require our courier to leave your item in a specific place, please let us know - there is an option to leave a message for the courier at the checkout.

For smaller and single-item orders, we may send these via the post with Royal Mail - Tracking will not be available for orders sent via this method.

**Please note, we cannot guarantee delivery on a certain day or time. Delivery to outlying postcode areas may take 1-2 days longer, dependent on your location.

For all orders, a small delivery fee of £4.99 will be charged or spend over £60 for FREE Delivery!

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Size Guide
X
Tray Of 120 Plugs
Small Plugs

Size:
Height 4-6cm

Ease:
Easy

Grow On?:
Yes

Tray Of 60 Plugs
Medium Plugs

Size:
Height 5-7cm

Ease:
Easy

Grow On?:
Yes

Plugs
Plugs

Size:
Height 8-12cm

Ease:
Easy

Grow On?:
Yes

Jumbo Plugs
Plugs

Size:
Height 10-20cm

Ease:
Easy

Grow On?:
Yes

Garden Ready
Garden Ready

Size:
Height 14-20cm

Ease:
Easiest

Grow On?:
Not Necessary

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