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A picture of a Ornamental catmint

Ornamental catmint

Nepeta musinii

Also known as

Mauve catmint, Catmint

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

30cm

30cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Ornamental catmint Overview

This is a sprawling perennial which will self-sow freely, The lavender blooms do not last very long but will appear in succession and create a lovely effect against the backdrop of the grey-green foliage.

Common problems with Ornamental catmint

How to propagate Ornamental catmint

Division

Divide clumps every 5-7 years in spring.

Other uses of Ornamental catmint

Walls, rock garden, banks, edging, border, ground cover