L’Agastache is a plant with many strengths, appreciated both for its foliage, flowers, and for its medicinal properties.
We turn to the culture of’Agastache, a plant rediscovered.
In short, that’you should know:
Name : Agastache
Family : Lamiaceae
Type : Vivace
Height : 30 to 120 cm
Exposure : Sunlight
Ground : Light, well drained
Flowering : May to October
Although the plant’Agastache:
You can plant them from agastaches d’until October’in the month of May-June maintaining a distance of 25-30 cm between each plant.
- L’Agastache love sunlight but tolerates partial shade
- She loves well-drained soil, very poor
- C’is the sun that’Agastache gives best of’itself in terms of’aromas
Seedlings, plant the agastaches in March under shelter.
- In all cases, choose a sunny location
- Once in the ground, well installed,’Agastache is sows and reseed alone, thus forming a beautiful carpet of flowers
We can multiply the’Agastache spring or the’Autumn by dividing the clump.
This plant tolerates sun, but must be watered in case of hot weather.
For container gardening, n’not expect that the soil is completely dry to water but without excess.
L’Agastache is gathered preferably in the morning during the growing season, from spring to the end of the’summer but it can also collect throughout the’year.
- Wait until the plant has a good bunch before harvesting the first leaves
- The leaves’dried Agastache keep well for months
Note that when’crumpled leaves and flowers’Agastache, it give off a slightly sweet anise-mint scent very pleasant.
L’Agastache part Lamiaceae, like sage of’Furthermore, and as it is known for its medicinal, but also for its aromatic foliage.
On the’used in cooking to flavor desserts, jams and sauces with its aroma’anise and régilsse
The variety of’Agastache rugosa foeniculum or is consumed as a tea flowers or dried leaves for its digestive properties and the fight against vomiting and diarrhea.
Very decorative and’great aromatic interest, this plant s’therefore uses both decorate a garden for cook delicious flavored dishes.
Plant mélifère by excellence,’Agastache be both solid and also the edge in rocky or sandy flowerbed and even planter on your balcony or terrace.
Malignant Council about the’Agastache:
Your massive bloom of colors in various plants, sizes and shapes!