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Agastache ‘Kudos Gold’

Exhibits all the same great traits of the other KUDOS™ members, but adds a gold color to the series. Forming a full mound, 'Kudos Gold' shows like no other Agastache before and rounds out the KUDOS™ family nicely. Foliage is a medium mint green color and has the characteristic honey-licorice-mint scent.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-10
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 16″ / 20″ / 22″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): May, June, July, August, September

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Common Name:

Dwarf hummingbird mint

Family:

Lamiaceae

Genus

species

hybrid

Plant Series

Plant Type

Persistence

Deciduous

US Patent #

PP26410

EU Grant #

EU43297

Hardiness Zone

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Size (HT/W/FL HT)

16" / 20" / 22"

Finish Time

Bloom Time

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Growth Rate

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Flowering Season

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Leaf Color

Soil

Best in well drained, fertile soil. Needs excellent drainage to overwinter. Mineral soils are fine.

pH

5.5 – 6.5

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Nutritional Needs

100 – 150 ppm

Dormancy

Dormant in Winter.

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry moderately between waterings.

Water (Garden)

Average

How Different?

Hardy plant, large inflorescences of gold (light yellow orange) flowers, short, bushy habit, very well branched, very long bloom time. Blooms here in Oregon from late May to frost.

Landscape Value

It is a great perennial color spot for summer bloom. It is drought tolerant once established. It attracts hummingbirds.

Finish Time to 4"

6 – 8 weeks

Comments

Won “Best of Species” award at Penn State University 2015. 80% winter survival at USD zone 5 Colorado State University 2016. 100% survival 2017.

Grower Notes

Long days benefit overall plant vigor and flowering. Pinch at transplant is beneficial.

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