Coronado Red® Hyssop (Agastache Pstessene Coronado® Red) is a distinctive selection of Hummingbird Mint with silver-green foliage and spikes of orange-red flowers. This Agastache plant has a very vertical habit and blooms beginning in mid-summer. A 2009 Plant Select winner. Drought resistant perennial plant (xeric).

Common Name

Coronado® Red Hummingbird Mint (Hyssop)

Botanical Name

Agastache aurantiaca Pstessene


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Light Requirements

Full Sun

Flower Color

Red, Orange

Mature Height

24-30" tall

Mature Spread

15-18" wide

Bloom Time


Ships As

Potted Plant

Soil Type

Sandy Soil, Low Fertility Soil, Well-Drained Soil

Soil Moisture

Drought Resistant / Waterwise

Amount Of Rain

Less than 10" (with irrigation), 10 to 20", 20 to 30", 30 to 40"


Easy To Grow, Attract Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Native, Fragrant Flower / Foliage, Good For Containers, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks), Good Rockgarden Or Alpine Plant, Great For Mass Plantings, Multiplies / Naturalizes


2009 Plant Select winner

Ideal Region

West, Western Only, Southwest, Pacific Northwest

Planting Time

Spring / Summer, Fall


Coronado® Hyssop