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Agastache ‘Tutti Frutti’

Agastache ‘Tutti Frutti’ Photo/Illustration: Holly Shimizu

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Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Botanical Name: Agastache ‘Tutti Frutti’ ag-ah-STAK-ee Genus: Agastache
This is an erect, bushy perennial with scented gray-green leaves. Its raspberry-red flowers grow on loose, foot-long spikes from midsummer to late fall. The flower spikes have a long bloom period and attract hummingbirds, butterflies, and other insects.  
Care: Well-drained, fertile soil in full sun. In warmer areas, less hardy species should overwinter in a protected location. May be grown as annuals.
Propagation: Sow seed at 55° F to 64° F in early spring. Divide in spring. Root semi-ripe cuttings in late summer. Protect young plants where not hardy.
Problems: Mildew and rust in dry, hot weather. Some fungal diseases are possible.
Height 3 ft. to 6 ft.
Spread 1 ft. to 3 ft.
Growth Habit Clumps
Growth Pace Moderate Grower
Light Full Sun Only
Moisture Medium Moisture
Maintenance Moderate
Characteristics Attracts Butterflies; Attracts Hummingbirds; Fragrant Foliage; Showy Flowers
Bloom Time Fall; Summer
Flower Color Red Flower
Uses Beds and Borders, Suitable as Annual
Style Herb Garden, Cottage Garden
Seasonal Interest Summer Interest, Fall Interest
Type Perennials

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