Return to Agastache rupestris List Return to New Varieties

Agastache rupestris Rosie Posie

Scientific Name : Agastache rupestris
Common Name : Anise Hyssop
Hardiness Zone : 6a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -10°F (-23°C)
Blooming Season : Late Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Fragrant Flowers, Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 26 - 34" (66 - 86cm)
Height : 18 - 22" (46 - 56cm)
Width : 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : One of the easiest perennials to grow.
This compact plant forms a dense, rounded clump of aromatic, green leaves topped with spikes of magenta pink flowers held in deep purple calyxes over a long period.
Attracts butterflies.
Idea & Tips : This heat and drought-tolerant perennial requires excellent drainage; add gravel to the soil when planting if necessary.
Grows best in full sun.
Grower Information : Densely compact, rounded clump of aromatic, bright green foliage is topped with loads of hot pink flowers with magenta-purple calyxes. Flowers for many months beginning in mid-Summer (earlier in warmer zones). Easy to grow.
'Rosie Posie'
Protection InformationPP25,857
Breeder : Walters Gardens
  • Propagation Guide

  • Finishing Guide

  • Crop Scheduling

    • Bloom Months:
      Late Summer

Download Culture Guide

Marketing Information
Download a benchcard