Agastache ‘Blue Fortune’

hybrid hyssop

Outstanding Qualities

This drought tolerant summer blooming perennial will flower for most of the summer and early fall. The short spikes of lavender blue are favorites for butterflies and other pollinators. Leaves are medium green and when brushed release a distinctive licorice fragrance.

Colors & Combos

Great Plant Combinations: Eryngium amethystinum, Helictotrichon sempervirens, Echinacea purpurea, Helleborus x sternii, Euphorbia characias ssp. wulfenii, Artemesia versicolor ‘Sea Foam’

Great Color Contrasts: chartreuse, yellow, silver

Great Color Partners: blue, purple

Culture Notes

Agastache ‘Blue Fortune’ grows best in full sun in an open site. It requires well-drained soil. Occasional watering - every 10 to 14 days - will keep this plant fresh looking during dry periods. It is generally easy to care for and has no notable pest or disease problems.

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Quick Facts

Plant Type: perennial

Foliage Type: deciduous

Plant Height: 2 ft. 0 in. (0.61 m.)

Plant Width/Spread: 1 ft. 6 in. (0.46 m.)

Hardiness: USDA Zones 6 to 9

Flower Color: lavender

Sun/Light Exposure: full sun

Water Requirements: occasional watering