General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Leaves: Fragrant
Flowers: Showy
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

Common names
  • Hummingbird Mint
  • Anise Hyssop

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Location: western Oregon
Date: 2016-08-11
Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania
Date: 2015-06-28
Location: western Oregon
Date: 2016-02-21
Plant Events from our members
lovesblooms On August 10, 2015 Bloomed
lovesblooms On April 20, 2015 Seeds germinated
lovesblooms On January 29, 2015 Seeds sown
winter sown
piksihk On October 8, 2019 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
No germ.
piksihk On January 8, 2019 Seeds sown
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