Hyssop (Agastache 'Summer Sky') in the Anise Hyssops Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Plant Height: 18 - 24 inches
Plant Spread: 18 - 20 inches
Leaves: Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Other: Violet-blue
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: June through September
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Will Naturalize
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Can handle transplanting
Other info: Good self-seeder
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP20,952 (2010)
Parentage: Pink Pop X Honey Bee Blue

Bought this as a $1 plant last year.. survived winter, drought, e

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Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Mar 25, 2013 2:41 AM

Agastache 'Summer Sky' was introduced by Terra Nova Nurseries a few years ago.

This one is not as hardy as the other Agastaches they've introduced. It's only hardy to zone 7 according to their website.

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