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Black Adder Hummingbird Mint

A Late Season Sensation


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  • flowering dateMidsummer to early fall
  • hardiness zone3-9
  • height30 - 36 inches
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • ship asNO. 1 BAREROOT
  • sun exposureFull Sun
  • Vibrant Late Blooms: Showy, fragrant flowers persist when others fade.
  • Attracts Hummingbirds and Butterflies: Ideal for pollinators, enhancing garden life.
  • Drought Tolerant and Deer Resistant: Thrives easily; minimal care needed.

Effortless, drought-tolerant perennial boasts fragrant blooms and foliage that attract pollinators but deters deer.

Enduring Blooms for a Stylish Garden As the summer sun wanes, Black Adder Hummingbird Mint stands out with its showy blooms and enticing fragrance. This hardy perennial continues to bloom with vigor, even when other plants begin to retreat. Its bottlebrush flowers, in shades of deep purples and blues, dance in the breeze, creating a dynamic display that lasts late into the season.

A Magnet for Pollinators Black Adder isn't just a feast for human eyes—it's a vital pit-stop for nature's tireless workers. Its rich, nectar-laden blooms are a favorite among butterflies and hummingbirds. By choosing Black Adder, you're not just beautifying your space, but also contributing to the ecosystem by supporting these beneficial pollinators.

Lush Growth with Effortless Care Black Adder Hummingbird Mint is as uncomplicated as it is beautiful. It thrives in a variety of soils, from dry to loamy to sandy, and once established, it naturalizes with ease, expanding its graceful presence without extra work from you. Its drought tolerance is a testament to its resilience, allowing it to perform admirably even in challenging conditions. Additionally, its fragrant foliage, when brushed against or crushed, releases a pleasant aroma that deters deer, make sure it is placed in well-draining soil and ensure that your garden remains undisturbed and flourishing.

Agastache 'Black Adder'

Product Details

  • botanical nameAgastache 'Black Adder'
  • flowering dateMidsummer to early fall
  • flower colorBlue
  • flower formBottlebrush plumes
  • foliage typeOvate to lance shaped leaves
  • formPerennial
  • growth rateModerate.
  • hardiness zone3-9
  • height30 - 36 inches
  • planting instructionsTop of plant should be just below soil level and 18-24" apart
  • pruningNot needed
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • shipping seasonFall
  • ship asNO. 1 BAREROOT
  • soil requirementWell drained
  • spacing18 - 24 inches
  • spread18 - 24 inches
  • sun exposureFull Sun
  • watering requirementAverage water needs. Water regulary, do not over water.
  • winter careMulch +/- 2"

Shipping Schedule

When will my order ship?

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:

2024 Fall Shipping Schedule
Zone Most Dormant Bareroot & Potted Perennials, and Shrubs
3A-4B 9/2/24 - 10/25/24
5A 9/2/24 - 10/25/24
5B 9/2/24 - 10/25/24
6A & 6B 9/2/24 - 10/25/24
7A 9/23/24 - 11/8/24
7B 9/23/24 - 11/8/24
8A & 8B 9/23/24 - 11/8/24
9A-9B 9/23/24 - 11/8/24
10A-10B 9/23/24 - 11/8/24
Last Order Date Zones 3A - 6B: 10/21/24
Zones 7A - 10B: 11/4/24

    Black Adder Hummingbird Mint
    Black Adder Hummingbird Mint