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Heliotropium arborescens 'Augusta Lavender'


Heliotrope 'Augusta Lavender' is a tender subtropical heliotrope with long-lasting, fragrant, lavender flowers.

Heliotropium 'Augusta Lavender' is a tender subtropical heliotrope with non-stop blooming power and incredible fragrance. The small, tubular, lilac coloured, clustered blooms have white and yellow throats that will draw pollinators from all directions to your garden. The flowers will also draw you in with their lovely sweet baby powder fragrance. Use as a filler in a container, in hanging baskets, or in the border. Great for the vase too. Heat and humidity tolerant. Deadheading encourages continuous blooming. Considered an annual in cooler climates. Try bringing indoors in winter. Pollinator attractor.

Common Name: Heliotrope

Family: Boraginaceae (The Borage Family)

Zone Hardiness: 9-11

Light: Full Sun, Part Sun

Height: 12-24"

Width: 12-24"

Primary Bloom Colour: Purple

Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow

Class: Annual

Type: Tender

Bloom Time: Summer - Fall

Soil Moisture: Average

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: Yes


Benefits: Butterflies, Bees, Hummingbirds

Deer Resistant: Unknown

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: Dry, open and sandy habitats and scrub.


Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - Central and South America

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

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