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Agastache ‘Tutti Frutti’

Agastache ‘Tutti Frutti’


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.  

CareWell-drained, fertile soil in full sun. In warmer areas, less hardy species should overwinter in a protected location. May be grown as annuals.

PropagationSow 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.

ProblemsMildew and rust in dry, hot weather. Some fungal diseases are possible.

  • Genus : Agastache
  • Plant Width : 1 to 3 feet
  • Zones : 10, 6, 7, 8, 9
  • Plant Height : 3 to 6 feet
  • Characteristics : Attracts Hummingbirds, Fragrant Foliage
  • Bloom Time : Fall, Summer
  • Light : Full Sun
  • Moisture : Medium Moisture
  • Growth Rate : Moderate
  • Maintenance : Moderate
  • Plant Type : Perennials
  • Flower Color : Red
  • Plant Seasonal Interest : Summer Interest

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