Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Agastache aurantiaca, Apricot Sprite, Orange Hummingbird Mint

Common Name: Orange Hummingbird Mint

Family: Lamiaceae

Genus: Agastache

Species: aurantiaca

Cultivar or Variety: Apricot Sprite

Characteristics of Plant
very drought resistant

excellent hummingbird attractor

gussies up chain link

yellow-ish melon orange

tea herb - aromatic leaves

Can be reproduced by seed, but only cuttings will be true to this cultivar

Life Cycle

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9
Zone 10

Sun Exposure
Full Sun
Part Sun/ Part Shade

Plant Height
2 - 4 feet

Plant Form


Reproduces By
Stem Fragments

Attractive to Wildlife

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