Impatien Beacon Mixed (Busy Lizzie) | Tray of 40 Plug Plants
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Impatien Beacon Mixed (Busy Lizzie) | Tray of 40 Plug Plants

Impatiens Beacon Mix has a mix of vibrant colours from the brand-new Impatiens Beacon varieties with a blend of Bright Reds, Corals, Oranges, Salmon, Violet Shades and White.

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Impatiens Beacon Mix has a mix of vibrant colours from the brand-new Impatiens Beacon varieties with a blend of Bright Reds, Corals, Oranges, Salmon, Violet Shades and White.

“Bringing a light in the darkness and colour to the shade” aptly describes the fabulous long-awaited and brand-new Impatiens Beacon range, the gardener’s favourite Busy Lizzie, for versatility and summer long performance.

After many years of breeding efforts, the Beacon range has been proven to have high resistance to Impatiens Downy Mildew.

The Impatiens Beacon range are easy to grow, tough and reliable plants that will be in flower all season and perform well in baskets, window boxes, patio containers and flower beds in shaded areas.

Bright, colourful petals over a long flowering season. Adaptable to shade, partial sun and sun and weather conditions.

*Annuals Category Winner of the New Plant Awards 2019 at the HTA National Plant Show.

See the tabs above or click these links for information on: DeliverySize Guide and Advice.

Click here to see how our Beacon Impatiens performed in trials carried out by Gardening Which Magazine

Brand:  Brookside Nursery
Supplied as:  Tray of 40 Plug Plants
Habit:  Upright
Eventual Height:  25-30cm (10-12")
Eventual Spread:  30-35cm (12-14")
Position:  Full sun/Partial Sun/Shade
Primary Flower Colour:  Mixed
Suitable for Hanging Baskets?  Yes
Suitable for Patio Containers?  Yes
Scented?  Not Scented
Plant Type:  Annual
Botanical name:  ‎Impatiens walleriana

Free UK delivery on all orders over £40!

For all orders under £40 in value we make a one off P&P charge of £4.95 per order.

Smaller orders are dispatched via Royal Mail 1st Class, larger orders via Parcelforce 24.

We are the only online plug plants supplier to offer a choice of a specific dispatch week for your order. When placing your order, use the drop down box above to select your required dispatch week. You can also alter dispatch weeks in the shopping basket.

All our plug plants are shipped in specially designed packaging to keep the root system in place and the foliage protected in transit.

For more information about plant deliveries, please click here.

We can also deliver plants to most EU countries. Delivery charges are dependant on the delivery country and start from £19.99 per order.  For more information about international deliveries, please click here.

Size guide - Tray of 40 Plug Plants 

The most economical way to purchase your plants. Securely rooted, strong plants in mini-plugs of compost. Will need to be transplanted and grown on before planting out ready to flower. Tender varieties will need protecting from frost. Compost volume around 2.6cm deep x 1.8cm square. Foliage height 1.5cm-5cm (depending on variety). Full growing instructions are provided.

Growing Advice

Using a good quality multi-purpose compost, pot up your plugs into 10cm pots. Once your plug plants have been potted on and labelled, water them in well and grow on for around 5-6 weeks.  Water once the compost starts to dry out.

If preferred you can pot on the plugs into hanging baskets, flower bags or pots. Add a slow release plant food like Miracle-Gro Slow Release All Purpose Plant Food  to your compost which will give extra nutrients for strong and healthy plant growth.

Keep plants frost free until mid/late May and then harden off before being placed in their final positions when the risk of frost has passed in your area.

Water as necessary giving a liquid feed such as Neudorff Organic Plant Feed as instructed throughout the growing season.

***For packs of 20/40 plug plants gently remove the small plugs from the tray by pushing up from the bottom using a pencil.

Impatien Advice

Maintain a just compost, drying out will cause flower abortion, while wet compost will cause the plant to stretch and reduce flowering. Plants require good light but shade lightly on very bright days to keep flowers above the foliage and prevent leaf burn. Space plants well in their growing environment to avoid stretching.

Good hygiene should be maintained throughout the growing phase. Try not to get the compost too wet and allow the plants as much light as possible. Maintain temperature levels and avoid leaving plants wet late in the day to prevent growth tip abortion. Gradually acclimatise plants to the outside conditions by placing in a sheltered place during the day and bring them back inside at night. Watch out for cold winds as well as pets, birds, mice etc. After all risk of frost has passed they can be left out or planted into their final flowering position for you to enjoy.

Impatiens grow well in semi-shade and make excellent long-lasting summer colour plants in tubs, pots, baskets, pouches as well as beds and borders. They make very good all year round house plants and can be over wintered in a cool room indoors or a frost free greenhouse. Regular feeding about once a week will ensure blooms all summer.

Brookside Nursery Top Tip – Pinching out the first flower buds will ensure that the plant will put its energies into a good root system and foliage growth which will result in a stronger, bushier plant with more flowers.

*** For packs of 40 plug plants gently remove the small plugs from the tray by pushing up from the bottom using a pencil. 

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Impatien Beacon Mixed 40 plug plants.
Friday, 12 June 2020  | 

Plants arrived in good condition. Planted out and growing well. Always receive plants in good condition and competitively priced from Brookside for many years.

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Excellent as always
Wednesday, 10 June 2020  | 

The Busy Lizzies arrived in perfect condition as always and are already growing on well.

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Condition of plants
Tuesday, 9 June 2020  | 

All plants packed well and arrived in good condition

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5 stars
Friday, 5 June 2020  | 

Delivery on time, all plants good and healthy, now potted on and doing well.

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nice healthy plants
Thursday, 4 June 2020  | 

good quality took well to the packing and the journey and then being potted up. now looking very strong
very pleased with them.

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Thursday, 4 June 2020  | 

Pleased with quality of all plants ordered, growing nicely thanks

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Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Excellent plants and service they appear to be well grown but needing growing on as you stated .

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Impatien Beacon Mixed
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Lovely healthy plants in good condition. Well packaged. Delivered on time. Would definitely recommend and purchase again. Well done Brookside

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Impatience plug plants
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Received in perfect order. Would have liked them to have been a bit bigger but under the circumstances... I have nowhere to grow plants on so they had to go straight out and it will be a while before there is any show. However I would certainly buy again.

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My order 121864
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Very pleased with my order will definitely be ordering from you again. My order arrived in excellent condition and are now growing into beautiful flowers. Thankyou very much⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Average Rating (75 Reviews):  
Write a Review and share your opinions!

Rating:  
Impatien Beacon Mixed 40 plug plants.
Friday, 12 June 2020  | 

Plants arrived in good condition. Planted out and growing well. Always receive plants in good condition and competitively priced from Brookside for many years.

Was this helpful to you?  Yes  /  No

This review has not been appraised.


Rating:  
Excellent as always
Wednesday, 10 June 2020  | 

The Busy Lizzies arrived in perfect condition as always and are already growing on well.

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Rating:  
Condition of plants
Tuesday, 9 June 2020  | 

All plants packed well and arrived in good condition

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5 stars
Friday, 5 June 2020  | 

Delivery on time, all plants good and healthy, now potted on and doing well.

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Rating:  
nice healthy plants
Thursday, 4 June 2020  | 

good quality took well to the packing and the journey and then being potted up. now looking very strong
very pleased with them.

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Rating:  
Order
Thursday, 4 June 2020  | 

Pleased with quality of all plants ordered, growing nicely thanks

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Plug Plants received
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Excellent plants and service they appear to be well grown but needing growing on as you stated .

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Rating:  
Impatien Beacon Mixed
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Lovely healthy plants in good condition. Well packaged. Delivered on time. Would definitely recommend and purchase again. Well done Brookside

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Rating:  
Impatience plug plants
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Received in perfect order. Would have liked them to have been a bit bigger but under the circumstances... I have nowhere to grow plants on so they had to go straight out and it will be a while before there is any show. However I would certainly buy again.

Was this helpful to you?  Yes  /  No

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Rating:  
My order 121864
Wednesday, 3 June 2020  | 

Very pleased with my order will definitely be ordering from you again. My order arrived in excellent condition and are now growing into beautiful flowers. Thankyou very much⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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