Licorice Mint

Agastache rupestris 'Apache Sunset'

With long stems of attractive salmon-orange flowers with purple calyxes that bloom all Summer, this is the most hardy and forgiving of the agastaches. Deer resistant and hummingbirds LOVE it! Makes a refreshing minty herb tea or chopped fresh into fruit salads is a revelation. You won’t believe the cosmic ice cream you can make out of this unusual herb!

Water: Dry, Drought Tolerant

Hardiness: Frost Hardy

Habit: 3' tall 2' wide, perennial herb, upright growth habit

Light: Full Sun

Soil: Well-draining, can tolerate sandy and chalky soils

Origin: Arizona, New Mexico ,and Chihuahua Mexico

Additional Characteristics: Deer Resistant

Licorice Mint