Incredible. I search for this plant every year. The scent is wonderful and the plant is beautiful and easy to grow.
Atlantis Heliotrope Heliotropium arborescens
- Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
Intense blue, vanilla-scented blooms all season; heat tolerantFragrant FlowerAttracts:BirdsButterfliesHummingbirds
CharacteristicsPlant Type:AnnualHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:6 - 12 InchesSpacing:10 - 14 InchesSpread:10 - 14 InchesFlower Colors:PurpleFlower Shade:PurpleFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:Dark GreenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Planting To FrostHardiness Zones:9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11a, 11bWater Category:AverageUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
Use in hanging baskets, beds, borders and window boxesMaintenance 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
534321Browse reviews from people who have grown this plant.
Karen, Oklahoma, United States, 10 years ago
Loved the plant but have been unable to find it again or the seeds for it.Mary Purdy, Nebraska, United States, 10 years ago
This plant is very beautiful, and grows very quickly and smells wonderful.Susan, Oregon, United States, 10 years ago