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(218) 789-7581
6970 70th Street South
Sabin, MN 56580

Nepeta cataria 'Catnip'

Catnip

The true catnip that is loved by house cats! Has a minty flavor and can be used as a culinary herb in soups, stews, sauces, vegetables, or pasta.

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Catnip acts as a repellant in the garden for certain insects, including aphids and squash bugs. Self-seeds readily. Deadhead to control.

  • Height: 36-48 in
  • Spacing: 15-18 in
  • Hardiness Zone: 3-9

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Fragrant
Exposure
Part Sun
Part Shade
Full Sun
Growth Rate in the Garden
Rapid
Nature Attraction
Butterflies
Soil Moisture Needs
Average
Available Size
Herb-4 1/2"
Catnip Nepeta cataria Catnip from Bloomfield Garden Center
Image courtesy of Eberts Greenhouse
Image courtesy of Eberts Greenhouse
Image courtesy of Ivy Garth.