Agastache 'Black Adder'
Four Seasons Garden Walk
Grows in full sun to part shade in average, medium moist, well-drained soil.
Agastache ‘Black Adder’ is also known as Giant Hyssop or Hummingbird mint. It is an upright, clump-forming perennial that grows 2-3 feet tall. Long blooming (June – September) tubular red-violet flowers that attract bees, hummingbird, and butterflies. It is a member of the mint family and has aromatic, licorice-scented foliage. Native to the southwestern United States and Mexico.
No serious insect or disease problems. It is deer and rabbit resistant.
Sunny borders, butterfly gardens, cottage gardens and as a cut flower.