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Nepeta racemosa Walker's Low Special Item

Catmint

Type: Perennials
Height: Medium 30" (Plant 3' apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Blue / Blue
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Named for a garden, not its size, as it grows to 30". Lovely blue violet flowers accent the tangy aromatic grey green foliage. Its long season of bloom and carefree habit make Nepeta Walker's Low shine when placed with Coreopsis and Hemerocallis. Seeds are sterile. Perennial Plant Association Plant of the Year 2007.

Features to Note:

  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Tried & True / Good for Beginners
  • Perennial Plant of the Year
  • Beneficial for Pollinators

Nepeta General Information:

Nepeta are smothered with blossoms in summer. Likes sun and dry conditions. Cats enjoy it as much as catnip.

Nepeta Plant Care:

Prefers dryish, not especially fertile soil. Long blooming, but spent flowers can be sheared off to promote rebloom and/or improve appearance. Cut back by 2/3 in July to promote reblooming in August to end of summer. Cut back in early spring to 4-6". Can be divided every 3 - 4 years in spring. Seeds are sterile.

$12.95 $10.36 ea.
(3+) $12.50 $10.00 ea.
Ships: Spring 2016
Plant Code: NEWL