• Heliotrope 'Iowa'

    Heliotrope 'Iowa'

    Every garden deserves Heliotrope... or perhaps I should say every gardener! Redolent of vanilla (for some reason, the smell always reminds me of homemade chocolate chip cookies!) and filled with valuable dark blue color, this annual plant is a treat in the kitchen window, hanging basket, or garden bed!Heliotrope is an old-fashioned beauty with fragrance to spare. It combines beautifully in the garden or windowboxes and large planters withand other unscented annuals, transforming the summer landscape with sweet, rich color. Equally suited to indoor or outdoor culture, its blooms darken with the heat -- a lovely effect as the weather…

  • Heliotrope-Marine


    Heliotropium arborescens An heirloom from the Victorian era, Marine is well known for its heavenly vanilla scent. It is one of the more tidy heliotropes, reaching up to 18 inches. Leaves are lightly veined and have a darkish purple cast offset by tightly grouped, dark purple flower clusters. Germination code:(1) and (5 ) Also available as a plant.