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Mark A. Miller

(Heliotrope, White Heliotrope)

Deliciously fragrant and old-fashioned, white heliotrope is a classic summer bedding plant that originates from Peru. It is commonly grown as an annual but survives as a shrubby evergreen perennial where hardy. In the Victorian era is was especially popular in the garden.

The evergreen dark to medium green leaves of white heliotrope have pronounced venation. When growing conditions are favorable plants produce large rounded clusters of many tiny tubular creamy white flowers. These have a sweet...

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James Burghardt

(Blue Heliotrope)

This compact bedding plant yields large clusters of tiny violet-blue flowers all summer. The vigorous ‘Atlantis’ blooms best where summers are cool and has a pleasant fragrance. Garden heliotrope is a tender garden flower that originates from Peru. It is commonly grown as a bedding annual but is a shrubby evergreen perennial where hardy.

The bushy plants are covered with attractive deep green leaves. When conditions are favorable it produces big rounded clusters of many tiny tubular violet-blue...

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Maureen Gilmer

(Blue Heliotrope)

This compact heliotrope has a bushy, upright habit and yields very large clusters of tiny pale lavender-blue flowers all summer. Baby Blue Improved is a Ball Horticultural Company introduction and blooms best where summers are cool. It is commonly grown as a bedding annual but this Peruvian native is a shrubby evergreen perennial where hardy.

The bushy plants are covered with attractive deep green leaves. When conditions are favorable it produces big rounded clusters of many tiny tubular violet-blue...

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Jessie Keith

(Black Beauty Heliotrope, Blue Heliotrope)

Highly fragrant and producing royal purple flowers against dark foliage, Black Beauty heliotrope is a tender perennial garden flower with old-fashioned charm. It is commonly grown as a bedding annual but survives as a shrubby evergreen perennial where hardy.

This bushy plant has attractive very dark blackish green leaves with pronounced venation. When growing conditions are favorable, it produces large, rounded clusters of many tiny tubular deep purple or indigo flowers. These have a sweet, fruity...

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James H. Schutte

(Blue Heliotrope, Blue Wonder Heliotrope)

More petite in size while producing lots of fragrant blooms, Blue Wonder heliotrope is a tender perennial garden flower that originates from Peru. It is commonly grown as a bedding annual but is a shrubby evergreen perennial where hardy.

This compact, bushy plant has attractive green leaves with deep venation. When conditions are favorable, it produces large, rounded clusters of many tiny tubular purple to light blue-violet flowers. These have a sweet, fruity fragrance. In fact, an old common...

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Jessie Keith

(Blue Heliotrope, Incense™ Heliotrope)

Shorter in maturity and displaying fragrant medium purple blossoms, Incense™ heliotrope is a tender perennial garden flower that originates from Peru. It is commonly grown as a bedding annual but is a shrubby evergreen perennial where hardy.

This bushy plant has attractive very dark green leaves with deep venation. When conditions are favorable, it produces large clusters of many tiny tubular clear purple flowers. These have a sweet, fruity fragrance. In fact, an old common name for Heliotropium...

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James H. Schutte

(Blue Heliotrope)

This big, bushy bedding plant yields large clusters of tiny violet-purple flowers all summer. The vigorous ‘Iowa’ blooms best where summers are cool and has a pleasant fragrance. Garden heliotrope is a tender garden flower that originates from Peru. It is commonly grown as a bedding annual but is a shrubby evergreen perennial where hardy.

The bushy plants are covered with attractive deep green leaves with a purple cast. When conditions are favorable it produces big rounded clusters of many tiny...

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James H. Schutte

(Blue Heliotrope, Marine Heliotrope)

This compact heliotrope yields very large clusters of tiny violet-blue flowers all summer. The robust ‘Marine’ blooms best where summers are cool and has a pleasant fragrance. Garden heliotrope is a tender garden flower that originates from Peru. It is commonly grown as a bedding annual but is a shrubby evergreen perennial where hardy.

The bushy plants are covered with attractive deep green leaves. When conditions are favorable it produces big rounded clusters of many tiny tubular violet-blue...

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Felder Rushing

(Lenten Rose)

The Lenten rose is an evergreen, winter blooming perennial admired for its showy, persistent flowers. It originates from Greece, Turkey, and the Caucasus region where it inhabits open woodlands.

The large coarse leaves of this clump-forming hellebore are deeply divided, dark green and leathery. The flowers appear in midwinter or early spring, depending on the zone, and are large, five-petaled and saucer-shaped. There are many wonderful cultivars that may come in shades of pale green, white,...

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James Burghardt

(Red Ivy)

The lustrous, purple and metallic silver foliage of this tropical plant is elegant. Red ivy is a low-growing, spreading tender perennial native to India and Indonesia. The puckered leaves are heart or oval-shaped, have scalloped, toothed edges and are silvery green on top and reddish-purple underneath. The prostrate stems sprawl along the ground, rooting when in contact with the soil. Interesting tiny, lobed, bell-shaped, white flowers are held in spikes on the stem tips. These appear in spring and...