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.
Bred by Judge Logan, a Scot transplanted to California, in the late 1800’s. Probably a hybrid of...
Native to the eastern and southern United States. Can climb to 10–20 ft. tall but is shrubby if ...
Growing to 2–3 ft. tall and wide, with aromatic, ferny-looking blue-green leaves, this native of...