- Full Sun (At Least 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 12 - 15 Inches
- Mature Spread 12 - 15 Inches
- Growing Zones 5 - 10
- Use As A Thriller In Containers
The Poquito™ Orange Hummingbird Mint is a stunning perennial that requires little care for a big impact. Trumpet-shaped flowers grow in clusters for an impressive display. The dark green foliage provides a nice contrast against the bold orange flowers. This Agastache variety provides dependable color from July through September.
Plant the Poquito™ Orange Hummingbird Mint in borders, mass plantings, or containers. The tall flower spikes look fantastic in arrangements, and the sweet-smelling blooms provide extra appeal. Bees and butterflies will regularly visit the blooms. Hummingbird Mint is drought tolerant and easy to maintain. Grow Poquito™ Orange Hummingbird Mint as a perennial in zones 5 through 10.
Poquito™ Orange Hummingbird Mint Care
This beauty needs at least 6 hours of sunlight per day. The soil should be moist and well drained. The Poquito™ Orange Hummingbird Mint is drought tolerant once established, but be sure to water the plant during a dry period to encourage continued blooming. Apply a balanced fertilizer during the spring to ensure abundant flowers.
Deadhead the plant by removing the flower spikes as the blooms fade. Removing the spent blooms will redirect energy into new flower spikes. Divide the plant as needed during the spring.
Poquito™ Orange Hummingbird Mint Spacing
The Poquito™ Orange Hummingbird Mint has upright stems and a compact growth habit. This plant grows 12 to 15 inches tall and 12 to 15 inches wide. Space plants 12 to 15 inches apart.
Poquito™ Orange Hummingbird Mint Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 5 - 10|
|Plant Type: Perennials|
|Light Exposure: Full Sun (At Least 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)|
|Mature Height: 12 - 15 Inches|
|Mature Spread: 12 - 15 Inches|
|Spacing: 12 - 15 Inches|
|Habit: Mounded, Upright|
|Flower Color(s): Orange|
|Flower Description: Bright Orange|
|Bloom Period: Blossoms From July Through September|
|Foliage Type: Herbaceous|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Foliage Description: Deep Green|
|Seasonal Interest: Summer Flowering|
|Resists: Deer, Rabbit|
|Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds|
|Container Role: Thriller|
|Uses: Borders, Containers|
|Features: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Low Maintenance, Continuous Blooming or Rebloomer|
|Common Name: Poquito™ Orange Hummingbird Mint|
|Scientific Name: Agastache Poquito™ Orange|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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