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Impatiens

Impatiens, New Guinea impatiens—
Impatiens wallerana
Family Balsaminaceae (Balsam family)
Plant Identification
Impatiens are annual or perennial plants.  Perennial species are often grown as annuals.  Flowers bloom throughout the summer and vary in color, which includes pink, white, red, purple, and orange.  Impatiens are usually planted in containers or borders and attract hummingbirds.
Optimum conditions for growth

Pansy

Pansy, Violet—
Viola
spp.
Family Violaceae (Violet family)
Plant Identification
Pansies and most violets are perennial plants, although they are often grown as winter annuals in mild winter areas. They are grown mostly in borders, edges, or containers and sometimes used in rock gardens. Flowers may bloom in spring through summer and even during the winter in mild climates. They are brightly colored including blue, red, purple, yellow, and other colors.

Begonias

Begonia—
Begonia
spp.
Family Begoniaceae (Begonia family)
Plant Identification
Begonias are perennial plants, but many are grown as annuals.  They are often grown in potted plants or in beds.  Begonia flowers bloom in early summer through fall and are clustered and come in various colors such as white, yellow, orange, red, or pink.  Leaves are sometimes multicolored.
Optimum conditions for growth
Begonias do best in filtered shade or bright indirect light.

Petunias

Petunia—
Petunia x hybrida
Family Solanaceae (Nightshade family)
Plant Identification
Petunias are low-growing perennial plants generally treated as annuals. Leaves are thick and somewhat sticky. Flowers may be ruffled or funnel-shaped and are of various colors including white, yellow, red, blue, and purple. They bloom from spring into winter. Petunias are often grown in beds, containers, window boxes, or as ground covers.