Opposites attract with this fiery orange, yet mildly fragrant Agastache. Stately 12-18" spikes support long, tubular blooms decorated by mint-scented foliage. Enjoy its compact habit in borders and herb gardens from early summer to early fall. Ships in 3" pots. Zones 5-10. Agastache aurantiaca 'Tango'
Compact Tango Agastache plants grow to a height of 12 to 18 inches with stately spikes that support long tubular blooms from early summer through early fall. This hummingbird mint helps lure birds and butterflies to a favorite backyard spot. Add these perennial plants that attract hummingbirds to keep your yard buzzing with life.
Add Tango Agastache with fiery orange tubular blooms to any garden where you'd like to attract hummingbirds and butterflies. This hummingbird mint plant looks striking along flower bed borders or as a highlight to an herb garden. These plants that attract hummingbirds have grayish-green mint-scented foliage to add a delightfully fresh fragrance to the garden. Plant this with other perennial flowers from our online nurseries, like sedum and daisies, to create a textured and colorful display in your yard.
Botanical Name: Agastache aurantiaca 'Tango'
Common Name: Hummingbird Mint
Form: Herbaceous perennial
Root System: Fibrous
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Height/Habit: 12 - 18"
Spread: 15 - 18"
Spacing: 15 - 18"
Hardiness Zone: 5 - 10
Flowering Date: Early summer to early fall.
Duration: Several weeks.
Cut Flowers: No
Dried Flowers: No
Shipping Season: both Spring & Fall
Unique Characterstics: The fiery orange, tubular flowers will lure hummingbirds and butterflies to your summer garden. The attractive, grayish-green, mint-scented foliage is an added bonus. This agastache has a more compact habit and produces a large amount of flower spikes through summer.
Flower Color: Fiery orange
Flower Form: Flower spikes with long tubular blooms.
Foliage Type: Lance-shaped to ovate, grayish green leaves with a light mint scent.
Pruning: None, except to remove spent flower stems, if desired.
Pruning Time: After flowering.
Soil Requirement: Well-drained, fertile soil.
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