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Catnip Plant

Image of Catnip
Image of Catnip
Image of Catnip
Image of Catnip

Nepeta cataria

Herb famous for its effect on cats but also useful in the kitchen.

  • Hardy perennial
  • Member of the mint family
  • Has pretty lavender flowers
  • Attracts pollinating insects
  • Makes an excellent edging plant
  • Cats love the leaves, fresh or dried
  • Deters rats, aphids and ants

Supplied as a pot-grown plant in a 7cm pot

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Pollinator Friendly

Also known as Catmint.

It makes a most refreshing tisane or tea which was drunk far more before tea arrived from China.

Cats love to roll around in this plant.

Recommended by the RHS to be an excellent attractant and nectar source for bees and other beneficial insects.

A member of the mint family.

  • Hardy perennial.
  • Likes a sunny position or light shade.
  • Prefers well drained but moist, light soil.
  • Reaches 3 feet (1 meter) tall.
  • Pretty lavender flowers.
  • Cut the plants back in Autumn.
  • Makes a good edging plant.
  • Attracts cats!
  • Top Tips
  • Mulch lightly in Spring and Autumn.
  • Cut back plants once they have flowered to get a second harvest.
  • Cut the plants back in Autumn.
  • Culinary Uses
  • Rub onto meat to flavour.
  • Can be drunk as tea.
  • Flowers can be used in salads.
  • Good for flavouring stews and sauces.
  • Medicinal Uses
  • Rich in Vitamin C.
  • Can help relieve cold, flu and fever symptoms.
  • Induces sleep.
  • Can help colic in children.
  • Can be used as a mild sedative.
  • Good for upset stomach and diarrhoea.
  • Good for use on bruises and irritated scalps.
  • Has anti-inflammatory properties so can aid rheumatism and arthritis.
  • Aids digestion.
  • Works as a mild anti-depressant.
  • Can be used to treat hemorrhoids.
  • Avoid if pregnant or suffering from pelvic inflammatory disease.
  • Other Uses.
  • Attracts bees and butterflies.
  • Can be dried and put into cats' toys.
  • Can deter rats, flea beetle, aphids and ants.
  • Leaves can be used as an insect repellant.

Disclaimer
As with all alternative medicines and plants with purported medicinal benefits it is important to inform your health care providers that you are using them; this helps to ensure safe and coordinated care. We can accept no liability for any side effect or contingency from any allergy or any other cause or harm that may arise. If in doubt please do consult a medical practitioner before using.

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This product is subject to group discount if you are buying multiple products from the same pricing group. Other products in this group are...
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Basil Plant 'Sweet Genovese'
Basil Plant - Holy Basil
Bergamot Plant
Borage Plant
Caraway Plant
Catgrass Plant
Catnip Plant - Lemon Catnip
Chamomile Plant
Chervil Plant
Chive Plant
Chive Plant - Garlic Chives
Coriander Plant - Coriander 'Leisure'
Curry Plant
Dill Plant
Epazote Plant
Fennel Plant
Fennel Plant - Bronze Fennel
Feverfew Plant
Hyssop Plant - Blue
Hyssop Plant - Pink
Hyssop Plant - White
Lavender Plant - Lavender 'Alba'
Lavender Plant - Lavender 'Vera'
Lemon Balm Plant
Lemon Grass 'East Indian' Plant
Lemon Verbena Plant
Lovage Plant
Marjoram Plant
Marsh Mallow Plant
Mint Plant - Apple Mint
Mint Plant - Banana Mint
Mint Plant - Basil Mint
Mint Plant - Black Peppermint
Mint Plant - Chocolate Mint
Mint Plant - Corsican Mint
Mint Plant - Curly Mint
Mint Plant - Eau De Cologne Mint
Mint Plant - Garden Mint
Mint Plant - Ginger Mint
Mint Plant - Grapefruit Mint
Mint Plant - Lemon Mint
Mint Plant - Lime Mint
Mint Plant - Moroccan Mint
Mint Plant - Peppermint
Mint Plant - Pineapple Mint
Mint Plant - Red Mint
Mint Plant - Russian Mint
Mint Plant - Silver Mint
Mint Plant - Spearmint Plant
Mint Plant - Strawberry Mint
Mint Plant - Variegated Apple Mint
Oregano Plant
Oregano Plant - Country Cream
Oregano Plant - Greek Oregano
Parsley Plant - Parsley 'Champion Moss Curled'
Parsley Plant - Parsley 'Italian Giant'
Rosemary Plant - Common Rosemary
Rosemary Plant - Rosemary 'Seven Seas'
Rosemary Plant - Rosemary 'Sudbury Blue'
Rue Plant
Russian Comfrey Plant
Sage Plant - Blackcurrant Sage
Sage Plant - Clary Sage
Sage Plant - Common Sage
Sage Plant - Golden Sage
Sage Plant - Purple Sage
Savory Plant - Summer Savory
Savory Plant - Winter Savory
Siberian Onion Plant
Sorrel Plant - Broad-leaf Sorel
Tansy Plant
Tarragon Plant - French Tarragon
Tarragon Plant - Russian Tarragon
Thyme Plant - Common Thyme
Thyme Plant - Lemon Thyme
Thyme Plant - Thyme 'Silver Queen'
Valerian Plant - Common Valerian
Wild Garlic Plant
Wormwood Plant
Yarrow Plant - Wild Yarrow

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