Agastache foeniculum (Pursh) Kuntze
Common Name: BLUE GIANT HYSSOP
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad P-Forb

Native west of Michigan, but presumably recently spread (perhaps from cultivation) into the Upper Peninsula, where first collected in 1934 in Houghton Co. Later collected in dry fields and openings in other counties. Bruised foliage has a strong anise-like aroma.

Locations

Baraga County
Houghton County
Schoolcraft County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 14, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1532.