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Agastache foeniculum 'Blue Fortune'

Also called Blue Fortune Hyssop


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More About Agastache foeniculum 'Blue Fortune'

  • Spikes of long lasting blue flowers
  • Licorice-scented green foliage
  • Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
  • Bloom Time: Midsummer to early fall

Interesting Notes:

Licorice-scented foliage can be used in teas and added to salads.

Zone:

5

Height:

60-90 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Blue
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Anise Hyssop Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in full sun and an average to dry, well-drained soil. If desired, pinch main stems in June just before buds form, to maintain a compact habit. Remove finished flowers to promote a second flowering. No serious pest or disease problems.


Agastache foeniculum 'Blue Fortune' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage
Edible
Edible
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Fragrant
Fragrant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer
Fall

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Naturalizing

 Suitable Substitutions for Agastache foeniculum 'Blue Fortune'

Agastache foeniculum

Agastache foeniculum

Anise Hyssop