I have not seen or heard anything this year about the fungal spores etc. Is it safe this year to buy impatiens?
Montgomery County Pennsylvania
If you have already had downy mildew on impatiens in your yard, it is likely you will get it again. It can persist for many years. I have included two links for your review to help in your decision to purchase them or not :
Also, here is the contact information for your local county extension office: