Catnep Plant - Nepeta cateria - Herb
Catnep - Nepeta cateria
Type: Hardy Perennial
Approximate height: 30cm - 100cm
Flowering time: Summer
Site and soil type: Well drained soil in sunny position.
Uses: Cat toys/treats, formerly medicinal
Care: Cut back hard after flowering
Plant size: Grown in a 1 litre pot and ready to plant in your garden
White, purple marked, flowers from summer to mid autumn.
Loved by most cats, (there's always one), the leaves can be dried and used to stuff toys.
Peat-free, pesticide-free, plastic-free.
All plants are sent to you in an eco-friendly cardboard POSIpot or fibre pot, (made from wood pulp), together with a wooden ID label and care instructions. In both cases these can be planted straight into the ground in the pot which will biodegrade.
NOTE: It is very important to consult a qualified medical herbalist before taking any herbs medicinally. Any information contained here is for information only and not as a guide to self-medication. The use of any information from this webpage is entirely at the reader's own risk.