Hummingbird Mint
Agastache aurantiaca 'Navajo Sunset'
Uses: Medicinal/Beverage Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 7-10)
When to Sow: Spring/Late Summer/Early Fall Ease of Germination: Easy
(Apricot Sprite Agastache) Sometimes called the "Jewel of the Sierra Madre." Indeed it is a jewel, throwing up masses of orange flowers in midsummer. Hummingbirds absolutely love it and will go to it before any visiting other plants. The leaves have a strong minty fragrance and can be used to make tea and can be added to potpourris. It is drought tolerant and deer resistant. Be careful not to overwater. Best grown in full sun or part shade. This cultivar is also known as Apricot Sprite and it won the Fleuroselect Quality Award in 2000. Ht. 45-60cm/18-24in.
  S3385-100 Seeds   SOLD OUT $5.25/pkt
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