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Agastache (urticifolia)

Jim Barner
Seed Extractory Manager
USDA FS - R6 Bend Seed Extractory
63095 Deschutes Market Rd.
Bend, Oregon 97701
541-383-5498 (fax)

Family Scientific Name: Lamiaceae
Family Common Name: Mint family
Scientific Name: Agastache urticifolia (Benth.) Kuntze
Common Name: Nettleleaf giant hyssop
Species Code: AGUR
Ecotype: BLM, Seeds of Success: USFS land, about 11 miles north of Boise on Bogus Basin Road, then east on unmarked dirt road about 2 miles, Boise County, Idaho: 5801 ft. elevation
Propagation Goal: seeds
Propagation Method: seed
ProductType: Propagules (seeds, cuttings, poles, etc.)
Time To Grow: 0
Propagule Collection: Small lot, 2.5 pounds, hand collected into woven plastic bag.
Propagule Processing: METHOD OF CLEANING: Seed lot is first processed using a Westrup Model LA-H laboratory brush machine, with a #14 mantel with pins, at medium speed.
Seeds are then air-screened using an office Clipper, with a top screen: 1/16 round and a bottom screen: 30x30 wire, medium speed, medium air. Number of Seeds per Pound: 1, Purity: 98%, X-Ray 100 Seeds: 82% Filled, TZ: 91% (Oregon State University Seed Laboratory Analysis)
Harvesting, Storage and Shipping: Storage: Cold Storage, 33-38 Degrees Fahrenheit


Barner, Jim. 2009. Propagation protocol for production of Propagules (seeds, cuttings, poles, etc.) Agastache urticifolia (Benth.) Kuntze seeds USDA FS - R6 Bend Seed Extractory Bend, Oregon. In: Native Plant Network. URL: http://NativePlantNetwork.org (accessed 2021/07/27). US Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, National Center for Reforestation, Nurseries, and Genetic Resources.

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