Agastache rupestris has narrow, grey-green, root beer-scented foliage on bushy mounds topped by apricot-orange tubular flowers in summer.
Agastache rupestris has great foliage which is narrow and grey-green creating a textured, bushy mass from which arise the pale apricot-orange tubular flowers held by purple-pink sepals. The fragrant foliage also smells a little bit like root-beer! Beloved by hummingbirds.
Common Name: Hummingbird Mint
Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-9
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Orange
Secondary Bloom Colour: Pink
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant
Benefits: Hummingbirds, Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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