Catnip 'Lemony' Seeds

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Catnip 'Lemony' 100+ Seeds.

Culinary herb often grown for it's distinctive oregano like smell and flavour. Also makes a beautiful flowering plant in a cottage garden. 

Catnip is a relatively low-maintenance little flower that can tolerate a variety of soil types, lighting, and temperatures. These small, bushy, aromatic perennials are known for being so versatile that it makes a popular choice for even the most novice gardeners.

Catnip Lemon (Nepeta cataria spp. citriodora) is a hardy perennial in the mint family that attracts all pollinators to the garden.

Once established, this plant is highly drought resistant and pays for it's room and board by repelling mice and other nasties with it's minty odor. being non-attractive to wildlife, this is a great option for areas that are nibbled on by ahres and wallaby. 

Because of its rapid growth, wa great way to grow this is in container pots or hanging baskets. Otherrwise it also looks amazing in cottage gardens, borders and as a spot filler. 

Has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties and repels several pests that attack your other leafy vegetables. She will grow up to 2-3 feet tall.

A very easy, must have herb to grow!

Seed Starting Method Raise seedlings and plant out
Sowing Depth 10mm
Growing Season Spring & Summer
Germination Time 7-21 days at around 16-22c
Hardiness Hardy perennial
Plant Spacing  60cm
Plant Height 70-100cm
Planting Position Partial or full sun, moist well soil
Days Until Maturity  90-100 days 
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