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Agastache x 'Cotton Candy'

#PP20991, COPF

Also called Hyssop


Photo Courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries

Photo Courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries

More About Agastache x 'Cotton Candy' (PP20991, COPF)

  • Dense upright spikes of pink flowers
  • Green foliage with a low branching habit
  • Easy and vigorous grower
  • Bloom Time: Midsummer to autumn

Interesting Notes:

Licorice-scented foliage can be used in teas and added to salads. This plant is described as Zone 6 hardiness but has survived for three years here at our own display gardens in Zone 5.

Zone:

6

Height:

50-60 cm

Spread:

40-45 cm

Colour:

Pink
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Hummingbird Mint 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 the buds form, to keep the plant compact. After flowering, remove old flowers to promote a second flowering. No serious pest or disease problems.


Agastache x 'Cotton Candy' (PP20991, COPF) Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Fall
Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Upright
Clumping

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Naturalizing

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