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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

NEPETA faassenii   AWARD

NEPETA faassenii  >

Commonly known as: Catmint, Catnip.
(mussinii) - dwarf catmint, lilac-blue flowers
individually £10.50 each, 3+ £8.00 each

NEPETA grandiflora 'Dawn to Dusk'

NEPETA grandiflora 'Dawn to Dusk'  >

Commonly known as: Catmint, Catnip.
Pale pink flowers from purple calyxes
individually £10.50 each, 3+ £8.00 each

NEPETA racemosa 'Snowflake'

NEPETA racemosa 'Snowflake'  >

Commonly known as: Catmint, Catnip.
White form
individually £10.50 each, 3+ £8.00 each

NEPETA racemosa 'Walker's Low'  AWARD

NEPETA racemosa 'Walker's Low'  >

Commonly known as: Catmint, Catnip.
Deep violet to lilac-blue flowers. Excellent ground cover in a sunny border. Aromatic green leaves
individually £10.50 each, 3+ £8.00 each

NEPETA 'Six Hills Giant'

NEPETA 'Six Hills Giant'  >

Commonly known as: Catmint, Catnip.
Tall form
individually £10.50 each, 3+ £8.00 each

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