50/50 Specials

Nepeta musinii Dropmore Hybrid


Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 18" (Plant 15" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-8   [?]
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Blue / Blue
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Soft lavender blue flowers. Nepeta Dropmore Hybrid is more upright with fragrant gray-green, scalloped and crinkled foliage. Tough drought and heat tolerant perennial for the sun-drenched garden. Superb planted in masses. Also works well in tubs and containers. Cut back after flowering for rebloom.

Features to Note:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Deer Resistant
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • Web Only

Nepeta General Information:

Nepeta are smothered with blossoms in summer. Likes sun and dry conditions. One of the best plants to edge or underplant a rose bed. Cut back to the ground at the end of winter. Cats enjoy it as much as catnip.

Nepeta Plant Care:

Prefers dryish, not especially fertile soil. May benefit from gravel mulch. Cut back by 2/3 in July to promote reblooming in August to end of summer. Leave foliage on in winter and clean up in spring to help protect roots. Can be divided every 3 - 4 years in spring. Plant self sows readily.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: NEDH