There are many species of Agastache (Giant Hyssop) with two main varieties: Agastache Foeniculum (anise hyssop) and Agastache Rugosa (Korean mint) most commonly used as herbs.
Both herbs are made into herbal teas using their fresh fragrant leaves and blue/purple flowers.
The tall flowers can be used as a cut dried flower and are bee friendly, attracting both bees and butterflies.
Agastache (Giant Hyssop) is rich in nectar with a long flowering period making it a popular herb with bee keepers. Other varieties including Agastache Rupestris (liquorice mint) and Agastache Mexicana (Mexican Hyssop, sangria)are also bee friendly and all make good patio plants.
Choose from our many varieties of Agastache plants for sale, all available to buy online with our UK mail order service.