Agastache ‘Blue Fortune’

Botanical Name: Agastache ‘Blue Fortune’

Phonetic: ah-gas-TAH-kee

Common Name(s): Giant Hyssop

Family: Lamiaceae
Origin: Southwestern United States, Mexico
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Simple
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Medium green and silvery below
Fall Color: –
Texture: Medium
Density: Medium
Bloom Season: Summer to late summer
Flower Color(s): Lavender blue

Exposure: Full sun
USDA: 5-9
Climate Zone(s): 7-24
Growth Rate: Medium              
Height: 2-3 Feet
Spread: 1.5-2 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium, low
Pest/Diseases: No serious problems
Soil: Well-drained, medium moisture

Features: Aromatic foliage, colorful nectar rich flowers, attracts butterflies, hummingbirds, bees
Uses: Wildlife gardens, natural areas, raised planters

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