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Yellow Giant Hyssop (Agastache nepetoides)

About Yellow Giant Hyssop

Yellow Giant Hyssop is a Herb. Herbs are broad-leaved, herbaceous (non-woody) plant. Herbaceous plants are also known as forbs or wildflowers

Plant Names (Nomenclature)

Common Plant Name Yellow Giant Hyssop
Scientific Plant Name Agastache nepetoides
Other Common Names Catnip Giant Hyssop
Other Scientific Names
Common Family Name Mint
Scientific Family Name Lamiaceae

Origin

Native Status Kansas Native Native Species: Native to Kansas and the United States

Growth Characteristics

Growth Habit/Form Herb Herbs are broad-leaved, herbaceous (non-woody) plant. Herbaceous plants are also known as forbs or wildflowers
Life Span Perennial Perennials are herbaceous plants that live three or more years
Maximum Height 6.0 feet height in feet
Maximum Spread 3.0 feet width in feet
Flower Color Yellow, Cream colors of the flowers
Flowering Season August - September typical months to expect blooms
Reproduction Seed Only methods of reproduction

Growth Requirements

Sun Exposure Part Sun Full Sun Full Sun: direct sun 8 or more hours of the day
Part Sun: direct sun 4 to 8 hours of the day; about half a day of sun
Shade: direct sun 0 to 4 hours of the day
Soil Moisture Wet to Moist Wet: Soil is soggy or marshy
Moist: Soil tends to stay moist and rarely dries out
Medium: Average soil moisture, little or now slope
Drained: Soil is well drained, never soggy; medium slope
Dry: Soil is dry, often typical of rocky soil; steep slope

Purchase

Seeds/Plants available to buy at the Yellow Giant Hyssop Store.

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