Scaevola hybrid 'Whirlwind Starlight'

Fan Flower

Photo courtesy of Proven Winners

  • Fan shaped 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
Hanging Basket
Hanging Basket
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

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 weekly in pots will help ensure the best possible performance.

Height: 8-14 in
Spread: 18-24 in
Price Level 1: $4.49 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Purple, White

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


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


  • Full Sun


  • Trailing

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water