Basics

Ease of Growing
Easy
Grown as
Perennial
Growing Habit
-
Hardiness
Hardy

Anise Hyssop is a hardy perennial in zones 4 through 10.

Crops
Spring Transplant, Spring
Growing Season
Short, Long
Cultivar Type
-
Growing Conditions
Cold, Cool, Warm, Hot

Anise Hyssop prefers moist and fertile soil, but is somewhat drought tolerant once it is established.

Outdoor Growing Temp
55°F - 90°F
Min Outdoor Soil Temp
60°F

Wait till the soil has warmed up to at least 60˚ F before starting seeds, starts or cuttings.

Start Indoors
Yes
Start Outdoors
Yes
Light
-
Water
Moderate

Keep soil evenly moist.

Feeder
Moderate

Anise Hyssop prefers a fertile soil so be sure to incorporate plenty of organic matter, preferably compost, into the soil before planting.

Suitability
Drought tolerant, Tolerates light frost, Tolerates hard frost, High heat
Small Gardens?
Yes
Containers?
Yes

Plant in a medium to large sized pot. Plants will grow larger if given more space.

Attracts beneficial insects?
Yes
Color
Fruit Size
-"
Plant Height
24.0-36.0"
Plant Diameter
12.0-18.0"
Hardiness Zone
4-10
Disease Resistance
Taste Profile

Strong sweet, wonderful anise taste.