Nepeta x faassenii 9cm Nepeta Faassenii (mussinii)
Catmint (mussinii) - 9 cm
Nepeta x faassenii a classic perennial with lavender-blue flowers through summer and small aromatic grey-green leaves, on low, bushy plants. Ideal for the front of a herbaceous or mixed border or for edging paths, providing a perfect background to roses. Popular with bees and butterflies. Height and spread 45cm. Thives in any well drained soil in sun. Shear over after the main flush of flowers in June to promote new growth and further flowering into autumn.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
Bee and Butterfly Friendly.
British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Nepeta x faassenii|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Catmint (mussinii)|
|Flower colour||Blue, Purple|
|Flowering time||Summer, Autumn|
|Foliage colour||Silver/Grey, Green|
|Plant type||Herbaceous Perennials|
|Season of interest||Summer, Autumn|
|Stem colour||Silver/Grey, Green|
|Time to maturity||2 - 5 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|