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Agastache aurantiaca 'Fragrant Mixed'

Hummingbird Mint

Half-hardy Perennial

Dense spikes of tasselled, tubular flowers erupt above neat clumps of aromatic foliage. The tall, airy flower spikes make a lovely addition to cottage garden borders where they will attract insects to their dainty blooms.Colourful Agastache aurantiaca 'Fragrant Mixed' is quick and easy to grow, flowering in its first year from sowing - perfect for filling summer containers and plugging gaps in beds and borders! Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 30cm (12").

Ideal For:
patio, scented gardens, wildlife gardens, exotic garden
Flowering Period:
July, August, September, October
Sowing Months:
February, March, April
Position:
full sun
    • 1 packet (60 agastache seeds)

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    • Despatch: Within 1 days
    • £0.99
Sow Agastache seeds from February to April at 15-20C (60-68F), on the surface of a good quality seed compost and cover with a fine sprinkling of compost or vermiculite. Keep the soil damp but not wet and do not exclude light. Place in a propagator or seal the seed tray inside a polythene bag until after germination, which usually takes 30-90 days. When seedlings are large enough to handle, transplant and grow them on in cooler conditions until large enough to plant outdoors. When Agastache plants are well grown and all risk of frost has passed, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days. Transplant outdoors in full sun on fertile, well drained soil at a distance of 60cm (24") apart.
Water regularly until plants are fully established. Deadhead faded Agastache flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced.
Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above.

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Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


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Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


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