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Agastache ‘Raspberry Summer’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.

Awesome, large, dark raspberry pink blooms cover this plant all summer and into fall. The foliage is attractive, bright green, and aromatic. Easy to grow as long as it has full sun and good drainage.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-10
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 30″ / 20″ / 32″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August, September

SKU: AGARASSUM Categories: ,
Common Name Hummingbird mint
Family Lamiaceae
Genus Agastache
species hybrid
Plant Series Agastache SUMMER™ Series
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # PP20371
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time June, July, August, September
Flower Color Pink, Purple, Red
Foliage Color Green
Dormancy Winter
Exposure Full Sun
Growth Habit Clumping, Upright
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
How Different? It has better vigor, denser flower spikes, and bigger flowers than other similar Agastache.
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
Persistence Deciduous
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 30" / 20" / 32"
Soil (Garden) (Garden) Best in well drained, fertile Soil (Garden). Needs excellent drainage to overwinter. Mineral Soil (Garden)s are fine.
Water (Garden) Average
Special Uses Deep South, Deer Resistant, Fragrant, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor
Comments Easy to grow with good drainage. Survives to Z5 in Denver, CO. Good performance and habit in zone 9b (Orlando, FL).
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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