Blue Heliotrope

Common Name

Blue Heliotrope

Scientific Name

Heliotropium Amplexicaule

Family

Boraginaceae

Lifecycle

Perennial

Seasons of Growth

Spring/Summer/Autumn

Key Distinguishing Feature

Coiled purple coloured flower clusters.

A low growing herbaceous plant with numerous branched stems radiating from a central taproot its alternately arranged leaves are elongated, hairy and have wavy margins.

Its distinctive coiled flower clusters have numerous small tubular flowers. These flowers are blue or purplish colour with yellow throats and are arranged in two rows along one side of the flowering stem

Key Products for Control:

Contra M - 65mL/100m2