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botanical name:
Agastache cana 'Purple Pygmy'
Agastache cana 'Purple Pygmy' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.60m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: mauve
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 10
description:
Aromatic greyish foliage and spikes of mauve-purple flowers in summer. More compact than the species.

cultivation:
Well drained light soil in full sun. Quite drought tolerant once established. Dislikes wet conditions in winter.

propagation:
From seed or cuttings. Will usually flower in the first year from seed.

usage:
Attractive to insects

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