Scientific Name : Nepeta x faassenii
Common Name : Catmint
Hardiness Zone : 3a - 8b
Hardiness Degree : -40°F (-40°C)
Blooming Season : Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Rabbit Resistant, Fragrant Flowers
Water : Light
Fertilizer : None or when needed only
Spacing : 28 - 32" (71 - 81cm)
Height : 14 - 18" (36 - 46cm)
Width : 18 - 30" (46 - 76cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : The perfect perennial: low maintenance, drought tolerant, deer resistant and long blooming.
This improved selection has a tidy, densely mounding habit that stays nice all season.
Periwinkle blue flowers bloom for months.
Idea & Tips : Prefers full sun and average, well-drained soil of low to average moisture.
Plants respond well to shearing to promote rebloom.
Grower Information : This compact selection forms densely mounded clumps of green, aromatic foliage and nearly doubles its spread in year two. Highly floriferous; periwinkle-blue flowers with dark purple calyxes are produced for months.
Protection Information : PP24,788
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Walters Gardens