Agastache foeniculum

  • English name:
    Anise hyssop, Agastache anisata, Fragrant nettle, Blue giant hyssop, Fragrant giant hyssop, Anise mint
  • Scientific name:
    Agastache foeniculum
  • Category:
  • Aspect:
    south, west
  • Flower color summer:
    purple
  • Flowering period:
    summer
  • Foliage color autumn:
    green
  • Foliage color summer:
    green
  • Fragrant:
    Yes
  • Genus:
    Agastache (Lamiaceae)
  • Ground type:
    clay, sand, chalk, loam
  • Hardiness:
    H4
  • Light exposure:
    sheltered, exposed
  • Maximum height in cm:
    90
  • Maximum width in cm:
    40
  • Other common names UK:
    Anise hyssop, Agastache anisata, Fragrant nettle, Blue giant hyssop, Fragrant giant hyssop, Anise mint
  • PH:
    acid, neutral
  • Plant family name:
    Lamiaceae
  • Plant type:
    perennial
  • pruning period:
    spring, autumn
  • Soil:
    Well drained
  • Spines:
    No
  • Sunlight:
    full sun
  • Time to maximum height in months:
    24
  • Toxic:
    No
  • Winter-hardy:
    Yes