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Heliotropium arborescens Power Lavender

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Heliotropium arborescens Power Lavender Common Heliotrope, Garden Heliotrope, Cherry Pie,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Rounded, Shrub Like

Heliotropium Power Lavender is a vigorous, well branched plant, with large pale lavender flowers on attractive dark green foliage. These stunning lavender blooms appear in spring through summer and have a lovely vanilla fragrance. Heliotropium Power Lavender features a compact growth making it perfect for smaller gardens. CAUTION: Harmful if eaten.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Boraginaceae SouthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Purple
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate