Catmint Faassenii Seeds (Nepeta Mussinii)
- Grow a garden filled with Catmint, from freshly harvested Nepeta mussinii herb seeds. Catmint is an attractive, aromatic herb, mainly grown for it's minty, spicy flavoring.
They are used as a garnish in many deserts and savory dishes as well. The plants will grow to a mature height of roughly 24 to 36 inches tall. The leaves are small and the stems are slender.
Like all Nepeta, this hardy perennial is always busy with bees and has a peculiar effect on cats who adore its aromatic foliage.
Culinary note: The strong, minty/spicy flavoured flowers can be used sparingly in pasta or rice dishes.
Height: 12"- 30"
Spacing: 15 "- 24"
Sun Light:> Part Shade - Full
Water: Average - Dry
Germination: 7 -10 Days
Harvest: 75-80 days
Sowing: Sow seeds ¼ "deep
Size: Medium Gray to Blue Flower
Uses : Fresh for cats and dried for cat sachets; also good in rice/pasta dishes
Qty : >< 30 Seeds/pack
Origin : UK