NEPETA

Commonly known as Catmint, Catnip


  • Evergreen
    Perennials. Oval to lance-shaped, often aromatic, leaves. Some are hairy and give a silvery or greyish-green effect. The 2-lipped flowers are produced along the stems often over a long period.
  • Herbaceous Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - wildlife plant - attractive to bees, though some species attract cats. Some self-seed freely.
  • Pests & Diseases
    slugs, and possibly powdery mildew in hot summers.
  • Place of origin
    northern hemisphere.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly

Buy Varieties of NEPETA

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NEPETA faassenii

NEPETA faassenii

Catmint, Catnip

(mussinii) - dwarf catmint, lilac-blue flowers

 
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NEPETA grandiflora 'Dawn to Dusk'

NEPETA grandiflora 'Dawn to Dusk'

Catmint, Catnip

Pale pink flowers from purple calyxes

 
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NEPETA racemosa 'Snowflake'

NEPETA racemosa 'Snowflake'

Catmint, Catnip

White form

 
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NEPETA racemosa 'Walker's Low'

NEPETA racemosa 'Walker's Low'

Catmint, Catnip

Deep violet to lilac-blue flowers. Excellent ground cover in a sunny border. Aromatic green leaves

 
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NEPETA 'Six Hills Giant'

NEPETA 'Six Hills Giant'

Catmint, Catnip

Tall form

 
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NEPETA subsessilis

NEPETA subsessilis

Catmint, Catnip

Upright perennial with spikes of purple flowers

 
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