Nepeta faassenii 'Blue Wonder'

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Catmint

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-8

Lavender-blue flowers with gray, aromatic foliage.

Height

12-15 Inches

Spread

18-24 Inches

Color

Blue/Purple

Bloom Time

June-July and intermittently all summer

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Good edging or border plant for landscape. They thrive in the heat and are drought tolorant once established.
Shear after bloom to encourage another bloom time in quick succession.

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa), Cheddar Pinks (Dianthus gratianopolitanus), Coneflower (Echinacea Orange Meadowbrite), Switch Grass (Panicum virgatum), Prairie Dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis), Catchfly (Lychnis sieboldii), Stonecrop (Sedoro )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Crafts
Ground Cover
Containers
Fragrant
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Gray
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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