Attract plenty of beneficial pollinators to your property with this beautiful Hummingbird Mint. Apache Sunset is the perfect plant to lure butterflies, hummingbirds and other useful insects to the garden. Long, tubular flowers in shimmering shades of orange and gold cover upright spikes all summer long. A subtle scent of mint surrounds the plant, acting as a beacon to nearby pollinators. If you've been yearning for a lush butterfly garden on your property, start with a generous planting of Apache Sunset. Not only are the colors out of this world, but the versatile plant is right at home in borders, beds, containers or rock gardens.
Agastache rupestris 'Apache Sunset'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:18 - 24 inches
Spread:18 - 24 inches
Spacing:18 - 24 inches
Flowering Date:Early to late summer
Planting Instructions:Prefers well-drained, fertile soil in full sun.
Winter Care:Mulch the first winter to prevent frost heave.
Flower Form:Flower spikes with long tubular blooms.
Foliage Type:Lance-shaped to ovate green leaves with a light mint scent.
Pruning:Can self seed, so if you do not want it to spread too much, remove spent flower stems. After flowering.
Soil Requirement:Well-drained, fertile soil.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
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