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Apricot Sprite Agastache

Agastache aurantiaca Apricot Sprite
SKU: HC016082
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Agastache aurantiaca 'Apricot Sprite' (Hummingbird Mint) provides a sizzling blast of bright orange flowers during the heat mid-to-late summer. An outstanding perennial for attracting hummingbirds with brilliant fragrance. A great container plant; grow it as an annual if it is outside your growing zone.
key features
Botanical Name
Agastache aurantiaca Apricot Sprite
Growing Zones
Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Native, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Easy To Grow, Low Maintenance, Long Bloom Time, Fragrant, Container Planting
Soil Moisture
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height
15-18" tall
Bloom Time
Mid to late summer


Agastache aurantiaca 'Apricot Sprite' (Hummingbird Mint) is a hummingbird favorite with its apricot-orange flowers that bloom profusely during the heat of mid-to-late summer. An outstanding, low-care perennial, this Agastache blooms for several months and does best with occasional deep watering and very little fertilizer once established. Both the flowers and foliage have an intense mint scent. Bred by Jelitto Seed, Europe’s leading perennial seed company. Likes low fertility and well-drained soil. You can grow Apricot Sprite Hyssop as an annual; it makes a wonderful potted plant that will attract hummingbirds. 15-18" tall x 24" wide.

Flat of 9 plants will cover 18 square feet when planted together.

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