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Agastache nepetoides (Yellow giant hyssop)
Bruso, George H.

Agastache nepetoides

Agastache nepetoides (L.) Kuntze

Yellow giant hyssop

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: AGNE2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub
Fruit:
Size Class: 3-6 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , MA , MD , MI , MN , MO , NC , NE , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , SC , SD , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: ON

Growing Conditions

Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees
Special Value to Bumble Bees
Supports Conservation Biological Control

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FAC FACU FACU FACU FACU
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Suppliers Directory

According to the inventory provided by Associate Suppliers, this plant is available at the following locations:

Toadshade Wildflower Farm - Frenchtown, NJ

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:

Natural Biodiversity - Johnstown, PA

Additional resources

USDA: Find Agastache nepetoides in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Agastache nepetoides in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Agastache nepetoides

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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