Bolero Hummingbird Mint, Agastache, Giant Hyssop

Agastache 'Bolero'

Lamiaceae

Bolero Hummingbird Mint, Agastache, Giant Hyssop
Dense spikes of 1" long deep fuchsia tubular flowers sit atop the bronzy green fragrant foliage of this hardy Agastache from summer to frost. The nectar rich flowers of Bolero Hummingbird Mint or Agastache are sure to attract a variety of butterflies, hummingbirds, and larger bees. Provide a full to mostly sunny location in a well-drained soil for the best results. The fragrant foliage is deer and rabbit resistant and the well-branched plants tend to be drought resistant once well-established.

Provide Agastache with a full or near full sun location and allow the soil to become slightly dry between waterings. These are deer resistant plants with a long flowering season and are sure to attract any and all pollinators that can reach the nectar reward of its tubular flowers. Sharp drainage and good air circulation will help to ensure their longevity.

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Grows To: 12-18"H x 14-18"W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9,10

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Outdoor Light: Full sun, Mostly sunny

pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline

Soil & Moisture: Average to well-drained soils.

Deer Resistance: Not Normally Bothered

Native To / Origin: Garden Hybrid - Jelitto Perennial Seeds - 2011

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Container Size: 3.5 inch R / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml

Price: $ 7.99
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