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botanical name:
Nepeta subsessillis
Nepeta subsessillis © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Catmint
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.90m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: light green
flower colour: blue
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Bushy clumps of pale-green foliage and whorled cymes of large bright blue flowers in summer.

Any well drained soil in full sun or light shade.
Trim after flowering to keep compact, may produce a second flush of flowers.

By seed or division.

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