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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4b -31.7 °C (-25 °F) to -28.9 °C (-20 °F)
Plant Height: 36 - 72 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 36 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Coral
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
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

credit: John Cameron

Lavender Hyssop (Agastache scrophulariifolia) was a featured
Plant of the Day for July 12, 2019.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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My "new" plantings for 2021...some are re-attempts by UrbanWild Feb 21, 2021 10:18 AM 7
Anise Hyssop of the Day: Lavender Hyssop (Agastache scrophulariifolia) by Marilyn Jul 12, 2019 7:10 PM 3
changing an uploaded wrong picture by duane456 Aug 16, 2014 11:51 AM 3

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