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Little Adder Agastache

Agastache rugosa 'Little Adder' PP #26,514

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40833
A showy, compact perennial with plumes of rich purple flowers that attract hummingbirds all summer long. Enjoy the mint-scented foliage and profusion of color in sunny borders, mixed beds and containers. Water wise, heat-loving, and deer-resistant.
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Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationah-gas-TAH-kee rew-GOH-suh
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 22 to 24 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSummer to Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureAttracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsBlanket Flower (Gaillardia); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Coneflower (Echinacea); Blue Fescue (Festuca); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum)

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep extensive root system. Tolerates mild drought, once established. Cut back hard and feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Clip spent flowers to promote continued bloom.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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