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'Nagano' Heliotrope Heliotropium arborescens

  • Hardy Zones
    • 9 - 11
  • Exposure
    • Part Sun to Sun
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
  • Mature Size
    • 10 - 14 Inches
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'Nagano' Heliotrope Heliotropium arborescens
Part Sun to Sun 10 - 14

Features

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

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Fragrant Flower
Attracts: 
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds

Characteristics

Duration: 
Annual
Height Category: 
Medium
Garden Height: 
10 - 14 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
Hardiness Zones: 
9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11a, 11b
Water Category: 
Average
Uses: 
Container
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses Notes: 

Use in hanging baskets, beds, borders and window boxes

Maintenance Notes: 

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

Fragrant, deep purple flowers, and a bit more vigorous growth
habit than that of Atlantis.

'Nagano' Heliotropium arborescens USPP 14,077
  • OMG the best little plant i ever got the smell is just like vanilla baby powder. it grows very nice even up here in inuvik

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    ruth wright
    inuvik
    Canada
    2 weeks ago
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2005 Top Pick Dallas Arboretum
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