Agastache 'Blue Fortune'

'Blue Fortune' Anise Hyssop

Blue Fortune' features tiny, tube-shaped, lavender-blue flowers tightly packed in rounded verticillasters (false whorls) in 4" long interrupted terminal spikes atop stiff square stems typically growing to 3' tall. Flowers bloom freely over a long summer to early fall bloom period and are attractive to butterflies. Ovate-lanceolate leaves (to 4" long) are downy beneath and have a pleasant minty-anise fragrance. Leaves may be used in potpourris or to flavor cold drinks.

Zone:
5 to 9

Height:
2.00 to 3.00 feet

Spread:
1.50 to 2.00 feet

Bloom
Time: July to September

Bloom
Description: Lavender blue

Sun:
Full sun to part shade

Water:
Medium

Maintenance:
Low

Suggested
Use: Annual, Herb

Flower:
Showy

Leaf:
Fragrant

Attracts:
Butterflies

Tolerate:
Deer