Nepeta 'Cat's Meow' Catmint

$16.95
$16.95
Size

Description

Nepeta faassenii 'Cat's Meow' has spikes of sky-blue to lavender blooms that are held on well-branched, rounded mounds of small, fragrant, gray-green foliage. 'Cat's Meow' maintains its shape all season. The highly scented foliage of this perennial Catmint is very attractive to some cats, but is usually resistant to rabbits and deer. A Proven Winners selection.

Nepeta faassenii 'Cat's Meow' prefers sun to part shade and moist, well-drained soil, but is drought tolerant once established. A great addition to the perennial border or the pollinator garden.

Characteristics

  • Common Names: Catmint
  • Zones: 3-8
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun to Light Shade
  • Soil Preference: Moist, well-drained
  • Height at Maturity: 20"
  • Width at Maturity: 36"
  • Bloom Color: Purple
  • Bloom Time: Early summer to fall

Special Features

  • Attracts: Butterflies. Hummingbirds. Pollinators.
  • Tolerates: Deer. Rabbits. Drought.
  • Other Features: Cut Flower. Fragrant.

Care and Growing Tips

There is no need to meticulously deadhead each stem; when the blooms are mostly spent, trim the plant back by about 1/3 into a spherical shape. This will tidy the foliage and encourage reblooming.

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Shipping Info

 

All orders placed now will be held until late August/early September when our fall shipping season begins. We stop shipping plants every summer due to the high temperatures. We appreciate your patience!

If you'd like to receive your order before our fall season, you can leave a note for us on the Cart page before you reach checkout. Please note that we will have to wait for a window of cooler temperatures to ship. We cannot promise any particular shipping date during the summer. 

 

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We ship via UPS or USPS (the Post Office), and their ship rates are automatically generated through our site. We do not profit on shipping costs. We are working with these providers to get our customers the best rates possible.

All ship times are subject to change if extreme weather conditions are present here at the nursery or at the shipping destination.

Please note: Depending on the time of year, the foliage of the plants may be trimmed to fit into our shipping boxes. This could delay the flowering of the plant, but many perennials actually benefit from being cut back.

We are currently not able to ship to Puerto Rico, Hawaii, and outside of the US.