Agastache scrophulariifolia (Willd.) Kuntze   (redirected from: Agastache scrophulariaefolia)
Family: Lamiaceae
figwort giant hyssop, purple giant hyssop
[Agastache scrophulariaefolia (Willd.) Kuntze, Agastache scrophulariaefolia var. mollis (Willd.) Kuntze, Hyssopus scrophulariaefolius Willd., Lophanthus scrophulariaefolius (Willd.) Benth., Lophanthus scrophulariaefolius var. mollis (Willd.) Benth.]
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Christopher Noll  
Etymology: Agastache: from agan, "very much," and stachys, "an ear of corn or wheat," having many spikes
Plants: erect, perennial, 3'-5' tall, aromatic forb; stems square, branched toward the top
Leaves: opposite, mostly hairless beneath
Flowers: pink to purplish, 5-parted, 1/2" long, slightly irregular, not hairy; flower drawing inflorescence dense whorls of flowers forming a 6" cylindrical spike; blooms Aug.-Sept.
Fruits: 1-seeded nutlet
Habitat: dry; upland woods
Conservation Status: Native
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Christopher Noll  
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Christopher Noll  
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Paul Drobot  
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