Prairie, Lavender Hyssop

Catalog #0960

5826

(Agastache foeniculum) (aka Anise Hyssop) Masses of purple flower spikes atop lush deep green foliage. Leaves emit a potent licorice odor when crushed and can be used as a flavoring for cooking and for tea. Makes an excellent cut flower. Plants grow 1-3' tall. Acts as a biennial and self-sows readily on open ground. Hardy to zone 4.
START INDOORS
6-8 weeks before planting out
GERMINATION
30-90 Days
PLANT OUTDOORS
12" Apart
LIGHT
Sun/Partial Shade

Green Thumb Tip
Sow seeds indoors just beneath surface of soil. Seeds can also be directly sown outdoors as soon as soil can be worked in spring. Does best in welldrained soil.

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