SECTION: Herbs, Anise Hyssop, Agastache foeniculum
Attractive plant which attracts bees. Leaves have a distinctive licorice scent and flavor. Delightful for tea or seasoning. Showy purple flowers up to 4' in height often planted in flower beds. Zones 5-9.
One packet will plant 100 sq ft when using 12” spacing in the bed.
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EA CULTURE: Zones 5-9 P/Spacing 12”
DAYS TO MAT: 75-80
SEEDS PER PACKET: 150
SOURCE CODE: O
PACKET LABEL INSTRUCTIONS: Sow seed shallowly in spring indoors or outdoors. Transplant to 1 foot apart; prefers full sun but tolerates partial shade. Can get 3 feet tall and sometimes requires staking. Harvest leaves anytime for fresh use. The best time to harvest leaves for drying is just before blooming.
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