Botanical Name: Agastache rupestris
Native: New Mexico and Arizona
Hardiness: Perennial in USDA zones 6–9
Plant Dimensions: 18"–24" tall and 12"–18" wide at maturity
Variety Information: ¾"–1" salmon-orange, tubular flowers
Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Bloom Period: Blooms summer to frost
Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant
When to Sow Outside: 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date, and when soil temperature is 60°–75°F. May also be sown in late fall for spring germination.
When to Start Inside: RECOMMENDED. 6 to 8 weeks before your average last frost date.
Days to Emerge: 7–14 Days
Seed Depth: Press into surface
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 12"
Thinning: When 1" – 2" tall, thin to 1 every 12"
Special Care: Light aids germination; press seed lightly into soil surface.