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Agastache foeniculum (Pursh) Kuntze

Mount Usu / Sarobetsu post-mined peatland
From left: Crater basin in 1986 and 2006. Cottongrass / Daylily

Agastache Gronov. (カワミドリ)
Shirobanakawamidori (シロバナカワミドリ, 白花川緑), anise hyssop, blue giant hyssop or licorice mint
Lifeform: perennial forb (sometimes treated as an annual for gardening)
Distribution: North America
Habitat: openings in dry upland forests, upland areas of prairies, scrubby barrens, and thickets
Use: gardening and herb tea
Cultivars: Alabaster (white flower)

Agastache anethiodora (Nutt.) Britton


Agastache foeniculum in Hokkaido

Ajuga1 Ajuga2 Ajuga3
[1-3] in a small flower garden near L Plaza Building, North Ward, Sapporo, on October 15 2018.