Plant Type: Annuals
Heliotrope 'Marine' is a great plant in the landscape or planter. It has a rich deep violet-blue blooms growing in 2" clusters atop dark green, deeply ribbed suede-like leaves. This plant is a great choice for mixed planters with its rich foliage and purple flower clusters. The Heliotropium plant is often called Heliotrope and is great for attracting Butterflies.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
This old-fashioned annual is an heirloom plant from the Victorian era, and is known for its heavenly vanilla scent. Last year, I planted it with cupheas and it withstood the strong afternoon sun in my front yard. Extremely easy to grow, I just left it alone until frost!
The Heliotrope 'Marino Silver Blue' plant has clusters of lavender flowers. It is a low maintenance plant yet produces beautiful displays. It can be grown in flower beds, containers, and planters.
Foliage ColorDark Green
Characteristics & Attributes
Bloom TimeSpring, summer, fall