Scientific Name: Heliotropium arborescens
Common Name: Heliotrope
Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)
Blooming Season: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Plant Habit: Upright
Characteristics: Deer Resistant, Heat Tolerant, Shade Tolerant
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Height: 10 - 14" (25 - 36cm)
Width: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)
Exposure: Partial Sun
General Information: Large clusters of intense violet flowers on vigorous plants. The exquisite fragrance is an added benefit when used in hanging basket, containers and mixed borders.
Crop Time: Packs, 12 to 13 weeks; 4-in. (10-cm) pots, 13 to 14 weeks
Masses of small, deep blue flowers form 4-in. (10-cm) heads.