Agastache foeniculum. Liquorice Mint. A lovely perennial for the back of a herb or flower bed, as a backdrop of lush green foliage and spiky lavender blooms from June to September that attract bees and butterflies. Hardy herbaceous perennial. Eventual height to 1.2 metres. Priced for a 1 litre pot
Uses: Add the leaves to salads or meat dishes. Anise tea, which tastes like liquorice, is traditionally used to treat colds, coughs & fevers.