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Nepeta Little Trudy™ (Catmint)

Nepeta Little Trudy™ Photo/Illustration: Courtesy of Brian Core, Little Valley Wholesale Nursery


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Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Botanical Name: Nepeta Little Trudy™ NEP-eh-tah Common Name: Catmint Genus: Nepeta
This new compact catmint, with the cultivar name 'Psfike', only reaches 8 to 10 inches tall and 12 to 16 inches wide, the perfect size for containers, bed edges, or other small nooks and crannies. It features the same silvery foliage and summer lavender blooms that we know and love, and thrives in full sun to partial shade and well-drained soil in Zones 4 to 9.
Noteworthy characteristics: Compact size; showy flowers.
Care: Provide full sun to part shade and well-drained soil.
Height 6 in. to 12 in.
Spread 1 ft. to 3 ft.
Light Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture Medium Moisture
Maintenance Low
Characteristics Attracts Butterflies; Fragrant Foliage; Showy Flowers
Bloom Time Early Summer; Late Summer; Summer
Foliage Color Silver/Grey
Flower Color Purple/ Lavender Flower
Uses Beds and Borders, Container
Style Rock Garden
Seasonal Interest Summer Interest
Type Herbs,Perennials

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