Nepeta Six Hills Giant

Catmint

$12.95 ea. (3+ discount) $12.50 ea.

In stock for Fall 2017

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This taller Catmint is among the hardiest of the Nepetas and most tolerant of damp conditions as well as the longest flowering. The plants are broad and vigorous, very free flowering and the color of the flower is a deeper violet blue blossoms.

Details

Item Code: NESH
Type: Perennials
Height: Medium to Tall 3'
Spacing: Plant 24" 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: Purple
Accent: Purple
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Features to Note

  • For a Slope or Bank
  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Rabbit Resistant

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.