The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
This plant is hardy in zones 3 - 8
Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. They are used to determine whether a plant is likely to be perennial in your area. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it will be hardy for you and thrive in your climate.
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No catmint is a more beautiful, uniform grower than Cat’s Meow Nepeta. Its flowers are dense and colorful, and its habit is more refined. Plus, it stands strong with no flopping, getting wider and growing to a broad mound as the season progresses.Best SellerFragrant FlowerFragrant FoliageContinuous Bloom or RebloomerLong BloomingHeat TolerantDrought TolerantAttracts:BeesButterfliesHummingbirdsResists:DeerRabbits
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:17 - 20 InchesSpacing:24 - 36 InchesSpread:24 - 36 InchesFlower Colors:BlueFlower Colors:PurpleFlower Shade:Blue-PurpleFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Early SummerBloom Time:Mid SummerBloom Time:Late SummerBloom Time:Early FallHardiness Zones:3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil Fertility Requirement:Poor SoilSoil PH Category:Alkaline SoilSoil PH Category:Neutral SoilUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:Cut FlowerUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingUses Notes:
Great in landscapes and containers.Maintenance Notes:
Prefers full sun and average, well-drained soil of low to average moisture. Plants respond well to shearing to promote rebloom.'Cat's Meow' Nepeta faassenii USPP 24,472, Can 5,098
Amy RamboIowaUnited States3 days ago
AmandaMichiganUnited States4 years ago
I love mine! It just keeps on blooming. Update: I planted this in 2014 and it is so reliable, it comes up every year and keeps on blooming in a nice tidy shaped moundJennifer WinshipBritish ColumbiaCanada5 years ago
I planted them last summer and they are huge and so beautiful next to my lavenders and saliva's. So easy to care for.angela grindleWyomingUnited States5 years ago