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  • I'm planning on one last round of sales toward the end of September of plants that I'll be potting up from a nursery bed I planted in the fall of 2022. I'll post the details and the time once I have the plants ready to go
  • Please see the Using the Plant Library  page  for some tips on how to make the most of the information here to select species for creating a healthy native plant community suited to the conditions of your site.
  • Please see the Plant Nursery for a photo of the different sizes/prices on offer and for information on the sizing of these seedlings and the details of the sale
  • Species that were not seeded, didn’t germinate or that are sold out are marked with an asterisk *

Agastache nepetoides, Yellow Giant Hyssop $1.50 size

Agastache nepetoides

Yellow Giant Hyssop

  • Average to moderately dry or moderately wet soils
  • Full Sun, light shade
  • 5’ to 6’ tall, 18” to 24” wide
  • Late Summer to Fall Blooming
  • Ontario Native Species, Beginner friendly, thrives in Meadow, Open woodland and Dry meadow ecosystems. 

Still new to my garden (last year’s seedlings are still small) I’ve started some for this spring with seeds from the Ottawa Wildflower Seed Library.

Like most, if not all, Agastaches these are very popular with pollinators offering a very long blooming season in later summer with plentiful nectar for bees and butterflies preparing for travel or overwintering.

Recommended for dappled shade settings, these will also do well in full sun if sufficient moisture is available. A large species for the back of a garden border, as a focal point or as part of a tall meadow community.

Photo by Krzysztof Ziarnek, Krzysztof Ziarnek and Krzysztof Ziarnek via Wikimedia Commons

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Species that were not sown / aren't being sown for 2023 are marked with an * 
Species that are native to this continent, but not historically native to Ontario are marked with a ~ 
While it rarely comes up, I do reserve the right to limit plant quantities, mostly to help ensure that as many native plant gardens as possible become a reality