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Agastache ‘Summer Glow’

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Lemon custard flowers glow against the deep green foliage of this most charming, drought tolerant plant. The dark calyx adds to the excitement. Plant with a Nepeta or Salvia and you'll have hummingbirds camped out in your garden. Blooms all summer. A great blender.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-10
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 20″ / 17″ / 25″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August, September

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SKU: AGASUMGLO Categories: ,
Common Name Hummingbird mint
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Agastache
species hybrid
Plant Series Agastache SUMMER™ Series
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # PP20980
EU Grant # --
Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Growth Habit Upright, Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 20" / 17" / 25"
Finish Time Fast (4-6 Weeks)
Bloom Time June, July, August, September
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Yellow
Leaf Color Green
Soil Best in well drained, fertile soil. Needs excellent drainage to overwinter. Mineral soils are fine.
pH 5.5 - 6.5
Exposure Full Sun
Special Uses Deep South, Deer Resistant, Fragrant, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor
Nutritional Needs 100 - 150 ppm
Dormancy Winter
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? It has a nice short compact habit with pale yellow flower color with dark calyces, a different color and look. The attractive calyces extend the showy season.
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 Easy to grow with good drainage. Tony Avent says "quite superb and the most floriferous of all" in N. Carolina.
Grower Notes Long days benefit overall plant vigor and flowering. Pinch at transplant is beneficial.
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