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Anise Hyssop

Agastache foeniculum

Perennial (Zone 5)

Full Sun

24”-36” Tall

Plant 12”-18" Apart


Anise Hyssop is a gorgeous addition to the garden. It is very popular with pollinators and beneficial insects like bees, butterflies, and parasitic wasps. The flowers and leaves are edible and have a licorice flavor and can be used in baking or to make an eye catching fresh tea. It is traditionally used by the Native Americans as a cough syrup, or to make a poultice for burns. The flowers dry beautifully and keep their scent well.


Anise Hyssop

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