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Nepeta cataria


Dried catnip leaves are widely used as a stuffing for pet toys so cats can enjoy the fragrance all year round.


TOXIC: Cats - The oils of the plant


REPELS: Mosquitoes, flies, roaches and possibly other insects or mites


  • Temperature: 55 °F - 85 °F

    Light: Full sun - Partial shade

    Size and Growth: 2–3 ft. tall, 2–3 ft. wide

    Flowering and Fragrance: Sweet and minty smell.

    Water and Fertilizer: Water when the top inch of soil becomes dry.

    Grooming: Harvest leaves when 6 - 8 inches tall. Harvest pruning will encourage new growth.

  • Aphids, spider mites, thrips, whiteflies, or flea beetles.

    Fungal diseases such as blight, and bacterial conditions such as bacterial leaf spot.

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