What is anise hyssop?

Answer Anise hyssop is a perennial plant of the Lamiaceae family. It is generally considered to be a wildflower but is also used as an herb. The plant has a number of traditional and modern uses.FamilyAni... Read More »

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How do I plant anise hyssop seeds?

PreparationSelect a sunny, well-drained spot in your garden. Spade the soil to a depth of approximately 6 inches. Remove any rocks and large clods, then rake the soil smooth.PlantingScatter manise ... Read More »

Is anise hyssop deer resistant?

Anise hyssop (Agastache foeniculum) is rarely damaged by deer, according to the Rutgers Cooperative Extension. This member of the mint family has tiny lavender-blue flowers and pointed green leaves... Read More »

How do I care for anise hyssop plants?

PlantingPlant anise hyssop seeds in a sunny location in soil that has been amended with manure, peat moss or compost. Anise hyssop seeds should be planted in early spring or late fall.MaintenanceWa... Read More »

How much anise oil is equivalent to 1 tsp. of anise extract?

One-eighth a tsp. of anise oil can be substituted for one tsp. of anise extract. If you are not satisfied with the flavor, continue adding additional drops of anise extract until the flavor meets y... Read More »