Organic Catnip - Nepeta cataria
This amazingly versatile perennial is a favorite among gardeners, herbalists and cats alike. Known to invite in beneficial insects while keeping pests away. Although a member of the mint family, this plant does not have the same spreading tendencies.
Known to be fragrant, drought tolerant and deer resistant, this coarse-toothed plant grows as a low bush. Known for its medicinal, culinary and cat attractant properties. Cats tend to enjoy it more, in its dried state.
- Sun: Full
- Deer Resistant
- Drought Tolerant
- Indoors: 4-6 weeks before last frost
- Direct Sow: After last frost
- Seed Count: 100
- Plant Size: 18"-24"
Give your plant a good cutting, midseason and you will be rewarded with a lovely and healthy looking plant all season long!
Thin to healthiest seedlings. Thrives in warmer weather. Add fertilizer, sparingly, for stronger base. For a bushier plant, pinch out growing tip. Apply mulch at base.