Texas Hummingbird Mint
Dependable, summer-blooming perennials with fragrant foliage. Upright stems packed with whorls of pink, purple, blue, red, or orange flowers make colorful additions to herb gardens and flower borders. Plants rebloom if deadheaded. Species from Mexico and the Southwest need excellent drainage, especially in wet-winter areas.Agastache cana
Native to Texas and New Mexico. Grows to 2–3 ft. tall and 1 1/2 ft. wide. Blooms heavily, bearing reddish pink flowers that smell like bubble gum. A seed-grown selection, ‘Heather Queen’, blooms the first year from seed sown early in the season. ‘Purple Pygmy’ is compact, at just 16 in. tall.
Trailing, thorny canes can grow 10 ft. in a season, but are commonly controlled by pruning and trellis...
Native to Texas and New Mexico. Grows to 2–3 ft. tall and 1 1/2 ft. wide. Blooms heavily, bearin...
Gray-green rosettes of many leaves are joined by fine hairs for a cobweb-covered look. Larger rosettes...