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Also called Jewel Weed, this magnificent orange wildflower gets its name from the seed pods that explode when touched. Annual. (Impatiens capensis)

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SKU IMCP
Common Name Touch Me Not
Botanical Name Impatiens capensis
Plant Type Annuals
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Flower Color Orange
Mature Height 24-60" tall
Bloom Time Early summer to mid fall
Ships As Seed
Seeds Per Packet 40
Soil Moisture Average, Moist/Wet
Amount of Rain N/A
Soil Type Clay Soil, Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Moist/Wet Soil
Native To North America
Native N/A
Ideal Region Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Pacific Northwest
Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Advantages Hummingbirds & Butterflies, Multiplies / Naturalizes
Is It Storable? Yes- You can store your seed in any cool (not freezing) dry place that is not subject to extreme temperature variations.
Neonicotinoid-Free Yes - Learn More
Ships to Canada Yes
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Description
This stunning orange flower will attract beautiful wildlife to your garden. The stems produce a liquid that has been known to help soothe skin irritations such as poison ivy. Touch Me Nots will grow in full sun to partial shade and is a wonderful addition to any garden.
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