Scaevola hybrid 'Whirlwind Blue'

Fan Flower

Photo courtesy of Proven Winners

  • Fan shaped blue-purple flowers
  • Trailing habit makes this a great addition to a wind box or hanging basket
  • Blooms all season long
  • Can withstand windy conditions and looks good even after heavy rain/fog
  • No deadheading required
Award Winning
Award Winning
Blooms all Season
Blooms all Season
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Hanging Basket
Hanging Basket
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant

Interesting Notes about Fan Flower:


Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Self-cleaning, deadheading not necessary.  An application of fertilizer or compost on garden beds and regular fertilization of plants in pots will help ensure the best possible performance.

Height: 8-14 in
Spread: 18-24 in
Spacing: 10-12 in
Price Level 1: $4.49 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Blue, Purple
Zone: 10-11

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Award Winning
  • Low Maintenance
  • Ground Cover
  • Container
  • Long Blooming
  • No Deadheading
  • Hanging Basket
  • Edging
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Blooms all Season
  • Heat Tolerant


  • Full Sun


  • Trailing

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring
  • Fall
  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water