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Catmint

Nepeta subsessili

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

20cm

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Catmint Overview

There are about 200 species of summer-flowering perennials. They are rarely annuals. Some species have highly aromatic silver-grey foliage and are naturally compact while others tend to be taller growing plants and may benefit from staking.

Common problems with Catmint

How to propagate Catmint

Division

You can propagate by division in spring.

Cuttings

Stem-tip or softwood cuttings in spring or summer, species only by seed in autumn.

Seed