Heliotropium angiospermum

scorpion-tail

Boraginaceae

wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: shrub
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Flower Color: flower color      white
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Use as a tall groundcover or small shrub.
Propagation: Seed
Availability: Native nurseries, FNPS plant sales
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
moisture_bar
Salt Tolerance: Moderately salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: circum-neutral

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant  
Native Habitats: Hammocks, disturbed sites

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A,9B