Anise Hyssop, Agastache foeniculum
Beautiful, lavender to purple flowers on spikes and anise-scented foliage on stems 2-4' tall. Mid- to late summer bloom. Flowers are attractive to bees, hummingbirds, butterflies, and other pollinators. Seedheads attract goldfinches in the fall. Aromatic leaves can be used to make herbal teas or jellies. Seeds can be added to cookies or muffins. Dried leaves lend unique licorice/anise scent to potpourris. 50 seeds/2.00.