scorpion plant..native?

wallisadiDecember 20, 2011

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gatormomx2(9a)

Florida friendly - wild flower / Heliotropium angiospermum
Easy to grow. Reseeds easily and pops up each year.

An unremarkable plant but good for green undergrowth as a filler in beds.
Butterfly friendly although not their favorite.
The link is from the Key West Garden Club and has nice photos.
Interesting to learn that this is in the Borage family.

Here is a link that might be useful: Scorpion's Tail Bush

    Bookmark   December 21, 2011 at 7:13AM
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katkin_gw

It does reseed and that can be pesky, but not overly so. I like it because here is blooms almost all year and the bees love it. :o)

    Bookmark   December 21, 2011 at 11:05AM
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wallisadi

doing quite a few cuttings, pass it around deland....butterfly's and such love it......and we agree on something......:)

    Bookmark   December 21, 2011 at 6:11PM
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