Plant Information

Catnip-catmint

Common Name: Catnip, Perennial Herb
Characteristics: Shade Tolerant
Spacing: 12" (30cm)
Height: 36" (91cm)
Width: 24" (61cm)
Exposure: Sun
General Information: Catnip is a type of mint that grows into an attractive plant.
You can begin harvesting catnip when it’s about 12 in. (30 cm) tall and continue all Summer.
Try drying catnip to fill your cat’s toys as a special treat.

Idea & Tips: Water as needed all season to keep soil evenly moist, keeping your eye out for the first sign of wilt.
Wilting is a sure sign that your catnip needs water.
Feed with a vegetable fertilizer to ensure your bountiful harvest.
Grower Information: Catnip is a type of mint that grows into an attractive plant, with bluish flowers in mid-Summer. Begin harvesting when it’s about 12 in. (30 cm) tall and continue all season.