Short-lived perennial. Plant has an intense mint-anise flavour. 15cm spikes of purple flowers produced all summer & into fall. Bee magnet. Makes lovely soothing tea. Known in TCM as Huo Xiang and primarily used as a tea for digestive upsets and morning sickness. Deer proof.
- Seed Count: 50-75
- Collection Date: Sept 2021
- Hardiness Zones: 6-9
- Height x Width: 1.5m x 90cm
- Germination test type/results: actual germination (75%)
How to germinate Agastache rugosa seed:
Sow 4 mm deep. Keep moist; success better with plastic cover. Opt. germ temp: 15-22 C. Days to germ: 7-21. Habitat: full/semi sun; well draining garden soil. Non-invasive.