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Agastache mexicana 'Sangria'

SANGRIA HYSSOP

Buy Sangria Hyssop online. Sangria Hyssop produces Lemon-scented foliage and dozens of whorled-red-purple blossoms. Blooms all summer and into fall. Forms attractive upright mounds to 36" tall of bright green, fragrant foliage.

Height:

30-36 Inches

Spread:

18-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

7-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Dark Pink
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
  • Fragrant
Fruit Type*
  • Seedless/No Fruit
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Fragrant
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Xeriscape Suitable
  • Well-Drained
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Low Water Use
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Tissue Culture
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring Flowering
  • Summer
  • Fall Flowering
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Under Power Lines
  • Mass Planting
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Rock Gardens
  • Border Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Accent Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Agastache is easy to grow, but needs to be planted in locations where it does not stay wet. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

First Year flowering; culinary and tea use. Known in Mexico as Toronjil. All the Hyssops are extremely attractive to Hummingbirds and Butterflies