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Nepeta racemosa ‘Blue Wonder’

Catmint

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Features

  • BloomsJune to September
  • Height0.2m to 0.3m
  • Growth HabitBranched clump
  • Flower ColourPurplish
  • Leaf ColourSilvery grey

Description

Nepeta racemosa ‘Blue Wonder’ (Catmint). A perennial herb from Iran with rich-smelling, purple flowers.

Characteristics

Perennial, Fragrant

Origin

Iran.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHalf hardy (min 0°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

They need a well-drained soil in a sunny position.

Propagation

Propagate by division or from cuttings taken during the late spring summer months or from seed.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Slugs may damage growth. In dry summers powdery mildew may cause problems.

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