Nepeta faassenii Cat's Meow

Catmint, Catnip

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 17-20" (Plant 24-36" 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
Patent: #24,472
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

This top-notch variety remains tidy, dense and rounded all season long. Grey green aromatic foliage is topped with well-branched stems smothered with sky blue flowers. Proven Winners® selections are trialed and tested to be colorful, long blooming, carefree and easy to grow.

Nepeta are ideal for rock gardens, containers and border fronts. Dependable, long-blooming and trouble free. One of the best plants to edge or under plant a rose bed.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • OK in Containers
  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies

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.

$14.95 ea.
(3+) $14.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: NECM