Nepeta Pink Cat
Part of our Summer Collection.
Masses of intense pink flowers from early summer, attracting bees to your garden. The simple aromatic foliage will die down in autumn and it is hardy.
Month Available: August
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Pink
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 30cm x 30cm (12in x 12in)
During flowering, remove the spent flower stems to encourage more blooms, only chop back completely when flowering is over.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Leafhoppers, Powdery Mildew
Plant Care: Trim back following flowering to promote more flowers and a good habit.
Care and Time: Low - summer
Benefits: Masses of flowers, aromatic foliage, vigorous growth habit.
History: Commonly known as Catmint, Nepeta is very attractive to cats and they will roll in it and try and eat it! Best avoided if you don't want your neighbours cat visiting!!
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