|Common Name||Dwarf hummingbird mint|
|Plant Series||Agastache POQUITO™ Collection|
|US Patent #||('TNAGAPO') PP30506|
|EU Grant #||EU54378|
|Bloom Time||June, July, August, September|
|Growth Habit||Compact and Bushy|
|Hardiness Zone||5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10|
|How Different?||Very hardy, bushy, short, with long blooming clear orange inflorescences.Lovely and fresh looking. Very clean.|
|Landscape Value||It is a great perennial color spot for summer bloom. It is drought tolerant once established. It attracts hummingbirds. Disease resistant.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||12" / 15" / 15"|
|Soil (Garden) (Garden)||Best in well drained, fertile Soil (Garden). Needs excellent drainage to overwinter. Mineral Soil (Garden)s are fine.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Deer Resistant, Fragrant, Hummingbird Attractor, Pollinator Attractor|
Agastache POQUITO™ Orange
Lovely and fresh looking. It has a dense, bushy habit and long blooming, clear orange flowers. Beautiful and long lived. This clone was much loved in our field trials. Enjoyed by us and the hummingbirds.
|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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