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Agastache ‘Violet Vision’

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Lush violet wands entice butterflies and bees by the score with their sweet honey-licorice scent. Blooming from summer through fall, this very disease-resistant and vigorous hummingbird-mint is also quite hardy. Whether used in containers or as a component of the mid-border, this beauty belongs in everyone's garden!

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-10
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 18″ / 18″ / 24″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): May, June, July, August, September

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SKU: AGAVIOVIS Categories: ,
Common Name Hummingbird mint
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Agastache
species hybrid
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # PP25274
EU Grant # EU41115
Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Growth Habit Clumping, Upright
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 18" / 18" / 24"
Finish Time Fast (4-6 Weeks)
Bloom Time May, June, July, August, September
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Blue, Purple
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 Award Winners, Cut Flower, Deep South, Deer Resistant, Fragrant, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor
Nutritional Needs 100 - 150 ppm
Dormancy Dormant in Winter.
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? Shorter than the other blues. Makes a big flower spike. Compared to 'Blue Boa' it is a more violet blue and 1/3 shorter.
Landscape Value Use in mixed beds, borders, and containers. It is drought tolerant and attracts hummingbirds.
Finish Time to 4" 6 - 8 weeks
Comments "Best of Species" in Penn State Trials 2013.
Grower Notes Long days benefit overall plant vigor and flowering. Pinch at transplant is beneficial.
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