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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Plant Height: 20 - 25 inches
Plant Spread: 17 inches
Leaves: Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Lemon custard, Yellow-orange, Pale yellow
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Needs excellent drainage to overwinter. It is drought tolerant once established.
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: PP20,980 (2010)
Parentage: Pink Pop X Apricot Sunrise

Photo courtesy Terra Nova Nurseries,Inc. www.terranovanurseries.c

'Summer Glow' was a featured
Plant of the Day for July 21, 2019.

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

Agastache 'Summer Glow' was introduced by Terra Nova Nurseries.

It's a beauty when in bloom.

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Posted by jvdubb (48036 MI - Zone 6b) on Oct 10, 2015 6:43 AM

I have two of these plants, bought two years apart. The first one did not come back yellow this year. It was a pale pink. It seemed to be the original plant that overwintered, but perhaps the original plant did die and whatever came back was from seed. I don't think this is the case. I am not a fan of the mutation, but I kept the plant anyway to see what it does next year.

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Plant Events from our members
variegatagal On May 22, 2018 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
variegatagal On March 18, 2018 Maintenance performed
No basal growth. Both specimens look dead.
variegatagal On May 20, 2017 Bloomed
One specimen (north of Shantung) is blooming. 2nd specimen is barely showing any growth. Too much water perhaps?
variegatagal On March 30, 2017 Obtained plant
Qty 2 Bluestone Perennials
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