|Common Name||Dwarf hummingbird mint|
|Plant Series||Agastache POQUITO™ Collection|
|US Patent #||PP30530 ('TNAGAPL')|
|EU Grant #||EU54371 ('TNAGAPL')|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July, August, September, October|
|Growth Habit||Compact and Bushy|
|Hardiness Zone||5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10|
|How Different?||Hardy parents and a very compact habit.|
|Landscape Value||It is a great perennial color spot for summer bloom. It is drought tolerant once established. It attracts hummingbirds.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||11" / 15" / 14"|
|Soil (Garden) (Garden)||Best in well drained, fertile Soil (Garden). Needs excellent drainage to overwinter. Mineral Soil (Garden)s are fine.|
|Special Uses||Cut Flower, Deep South, Deer Resistant, Fragrant, Hummingbird Attractor, Pollinator Attractor|
Agastache POQUITO™ Lavender
The showy, large spikes of bright lavender pink flowers glow over bright green foliage from summer to fall. POQUITO™ Lavender has a dwarf, bushy habit that performs equally well in the sunny border, container, or mixed bed. Enjoyed by pollinators. Drought tolerant once established.
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|EC||1.5 – 2.0|
|pH||5.5 – 6.5|
|Fertility Needs||100 – 150 ppm|
|Notes||Long days benefit overall plant vigor and flowering. Pinch at transplant is beneficial.|
|Finish Time to 4″||6 – 8 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||10 – 12 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||Facultative Long Day|
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