nepeta faassenii 'purrsian blue' (catmint)

Size: 1 gallon

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  • low growing, compact, rounded habit
  • closely spaced, violet-blue, flower clusters rise slightly above the foliage
  • flowers start in early April and last for six weeks
  • gray-green, aromatic, scalloped leaves
  • bloom time: early to late summer
  • zone 3 
  • height 25-30cm
  • spread 30-40cm 
  • colour violet-blue
  • grows best in an average to dry, well-drained soil, in full sun
  • pruning plants back by half after the flowers fade, will promote a second bloom and help to maintain a compact habit
  • full sun, partial sun/shade
  • attracts butterflies
  • fast growing
  • deer resistant
  • drought tolerant, once established
  • low maintenance
  • long blooming
  • fragrant
  • ground cover
  • rock garden