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Agastache

Poquito Dark Blue
Breeder: Terra Nova • Patent#: PP28950

Agastache Poquito Dark Blue is a long blooming perennial with large blue flower spikes. The plant is compact and bushy, easy to grow and once established, it's drought tolerant as well.

Agastache is well known for attracting hummingbirds and Poquito Dark Blue will not disappoint the wildlife. Use this plant in perennial borders, containers, and cottage garden plantings. The short, compact nature of Poquito Agastache will help you fit into small spaces easily.
  • Planting & Care

Size & Spacing

  • Bed Spacing: 12"
  • Container Spacing: 8"
  • Mature Width: 10-14"
  • Mature Height: 10-14"

Planting Type

  • Containers
  • Border
  • Mid

Seasons

  • Spring
  • Summer

Type

  • Perennial

Sun/Shade

  • Full Sun

Water Requirements

  • Normal
  • Low *

Fertilizer

  • Average

Colors

    Tolerant to

    • Drought
    • Heat

    Resistant to

    • Deer
    • Rabbits

    Attracts

    • Bee Friendly
    • Butterflies
    • Hummingbirds

    Bloom/Interest Range

    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    Jun
    Jul
    Aug
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec

    Growth Characteristics:
    Well branched, bushy plant with large deep blue flower spikes throughout the summer months. Poquito is naturally disease resistant, drought tolerant once established and truly a hummingbird magnet.

    Care & Maintenance:
    Agstaches need well drained soils for healthy plants.

    * Low Water Requirement:
    After this plant is well established, it has a lower than average water requirement. A good layer of mulch will also help reduce water needs.