Catnip (Nepeta Cataria)

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Nepeta cataria, commonly known as Catnip, is a captivating perennial that will add a touch of enchantment to your garden. Also with its small, lavender-white flowers and aromatic, gray-green foliage, this plant exudes a sense of grace and charm. Growing up to 2 to 3 feet tall, it forms lovely mounds of foliage, creating a stunning visual display.

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Nepeta cataria is a haven for pollinators, attracting bees and butterflies with its nectar-rich flowers. However, its true claim to fame lies in its allure for cats. The aromatic compounds in the leaves can induce a euphoric response in many felines, making it a delightful and entertaining addition to any cat-friendly garden.

This hardy species thrives in well-drained soil and prefers full sun to partial shade, making it adaptable to various garden settings. Whether you choose to grow it as a border plant, in containers, or as part of an herb garden, Nepeta cataria will surely bring joy to both humans and their feline friends.

Embrace the allure of Catnip and create a haven in your garden while celebrating the magic it brings to your outdoor space.

Fun Facts:

    • Botanical Name: Nepeta Cataria
    • Height: 24-36
    • Life Cycle: Herb - Perennial
    • Color: White
    • Bloom Season: Spring/Fall
    • Light Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
    • Hardiness Zones: 3-9
    • Non-Native Colorado Plant

More importantly here is what you get!

At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Catnip (Nepeta Cataria) in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.

Here is why it's important

At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Catnip (Nepeta Cataria), to support them.

These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. Its also using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.

Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!