Nepeta racemosa (Catmint)

This member of the Mint family has lavender flowers borne at tips of the stems from June through August. It has gray-green foliage about 1 ft. tall by 2 ft. wide. Prefers full sun or partial shade, any well-drained soil, and water once-a-week. Good at front of the border or cascading off a wall. Tolerates browsing by small mammals.

Category:  Perennial
Water Use:  Low
Sun Exposure:  Full Sun
Height x Spread:  N/A
Native:  No
Color:  Purple
Bees:  Yes
Birds:  No
Butterflies: No
Cut Flower: No
Utility Tree: No
Extra Maintenance: No
Soil: Salt-tolerant
Fall Color: No
Bloom Time: Summer