POQUITO™ Lavender Hyssop

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Gorgeous lavender on purple on green, the small-statured POQUITO™ Lavender Hyssop (Agastache x 'TNAGAPL') is perfect for adding herbal licorice scents and soothing color to your landscape regardless of how much room you have! This little Agastache looks more like a groundcover Salvia than a giant Hyssop, but that aromatic foliage and long-lasting bloom help it stand out!

Lavender Hyssops grow lush green carpet-like foliage that perfumes the air as you brush past it. Blooming from May through October in most climates, this little powerhouse shoots up blooms for months! These violet-pinkish-purple spikes erupt with pinkish-lavender petals all along the floral spikes, and are just the right size and shape for hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies to be enchanted by!

POQUITO™ is a finely-textured groundcover and container spiller that is incredibly adaptable throughout USDA growing zones 5 through 10. Only growing 11-14 inches in height when in bloom, and 15 inches wide, these are wonderfully space-saving little perennials!

Planting and Application:

Poquito™ has a dwarf, bushy habit that performs equally well in the sunny border, container, or mixed bed as a spiller, facer plant, or edging. Perfect for adding fragrant and bright colors to cottage and perennial borders in the sun or as edging along garden beds, or as facer plants along the foundation and hedge plantings to hide their bare lower stems!Line a path or walkway in vivid pinkish blooms that will be smothered with bees and butterflies!

Lavender Hyssops fill a hillside in the sun and slow water runoff or erosion with bright color en masse. Create a lovely separation between the front lawn and sidewalk, or in that 'hell-strip' between the sidewalk and road! They love the sun and are drought-tolerant so they're perfect for Rock Gardens! Ease the transition between lawn and garden beds with long-lasting blooms!

No yard or room? Dwarf Hyssop works beautifully in sunny patio and terrace planters or brightens your front porch in colorful containers! Lovely spillers and fillers when mixed with other annuals and perennials, or as bright color as specimen plantings that thrive in the sun!

  • Purplish-Pink Spires & Pinkish-Violet Petals
  • Minty-Licorice Aromatic Green Foliage
  • Pollinator & Hummingbirds Magnets!
  • Long-Lasting & Blooms Until Late in the Season
  • Containers & Pollinator Gardens & Groundcover

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Agastache are both deer and rabbit-resistant, as well as highly adaptable! This gorgeous little hybrid Agastache is drought tolerant once established and a very low-maintenance flowering ornamental perennial perfect for full sun locations! Appreciating the drying power of the morning sun to keep the scented foliage healthy and mildew-free! Plant Hyssops in very well-drained soil with moderate moisture. Deadhead to encourage rebloom and keep the plant neat and tidy. Prune back the stems in late fall, mulch the crown well, and water in well for the winter.

Thriving in low-moisture soil once established, drought-tolerant Hyssop has its best flowering with a regular schedule of supplemental water. Although this plant does well in thin, poor soil, protect your investment and encourage healthy roots by using Nature Hills Root Booster at planting time to help your plant uptake nutrients in the soil more efficiently.

  • Loves Full Sun
  • Best in Very Well-Drained Soil
  • Moderate to Low Moisture Once Established
  • Fast-Growing!
  • Widely Adaptable
  • Rarely Damaged by Deer

POQUITO™ Lavender Hyssop is going to be an adorable and vivid little perennial that adds lovely color to your garden planters and garden beds all growing season long! Hurry and order yours today from NatureHills.com!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

POQUITO™ Lavender Hyssop Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-10
Growing Zones 5-10
More Information
Brand Terra Nova Nurseries
Botanical Name Agastache x 'TNAGAPL'
Type Perennial
Mature Height 11 inches
Mature Spread 15 inches
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well Drained Soil
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Foliage Color Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time Late Autumn
Fragrant Yes