Gray-green, aromatic foliage gives way to a plethora of soft lavender-blue flowers which are produced over a long period in summer. Height 18-24″.
Nepeta attracts bees, butterflies and the neighborhood cat. Prefers average, dry to medium well drained soil. Drought tolerate when established. Tolerates heat, humidity and salts. Deadhead to promote new buds. Deer and rabbit resistant.
Perennial Plant of the Year 2007.
- USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-8
- Exposure: Full Sun
- Bloom Time(s): June-September