Touch-me-not (Impatiens balsamina) - Butterfly Nectar Plant

Shady Oak Butterfly Farm


Touch-me-not, Garden Balsam, Garden Jewel-weed

Impatiens balsamina

Plant Type: Annual

Hardiness Zones: 2-11

Plant Spacing: 8-12 inches

Light Requirements: Shade

Water/Soil Requirements: Grows well moist, rich soil

Propagation: Seeds

Plant Touch-me-not in your yard to watch butterflies visit and nectar from this attractive plant!

Butterflies we raise at Shady Oak Butterfly Farm