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Atlantis Heliotrope Heliotropium arborescens

  • Hardy Zones
    • 9 - 11
  • Exposure
    • Part Sun to Sun
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
  • Mature Size
    • 6 - 12 Inches
Proven Selections
Atlantis Heliotrope Heliotropium arborescens
Part Sun to Sun 6 - 12

Features

Intense blue, vanilla-scented blooms all season; heat tolerant

Fragrant Flower
Attracts: 
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds

Characteristics

Duration: 
Annual
Height Category: 
Medium
Garden Height: 
6 - 12 Inches
Spacing: 
10 - 14 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Purple
Flower Shade: 
Purple
Foliage Colors: 
Green
Foliage Shade: 
Dark Green
Habit: 
Upright
Container Role: 
Thriller

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Part Sun to Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Bloom Time: 
Planting To Frost
Hardy Temperature: 
28°F
Hardiness Zones: 
9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11a, 11b
Water Category: 
Average
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses: 
Container
Uses Notes: 

Use in hanging baskets, beds, borders and window boxes

Maintenance Notes: 

Pinching plants will encourage blooming, deadheading will encourage continuous bloom.

The violet-blue flowers smell of fresh vanilla. Quick to bloom with a very compact habit.

Atlantis Heliotropium arborescens 'Atlanta' USPP 11,326
  • Incredible. I search for this plant every year. The scent is wonderful and the plant is beautiful and easy to grow.

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Karen
    Oklahoma
    United States
    4 years ago
  • Loved the plant but have been unable to find it again or the seeds for it.

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Mary Purdy
    Nebraska
    United States
    4 years ago
  • This plant is very beautiful, and grows very quickly and smells wonderful.

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Susan
    Oregon
    United States
    4 years ago
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