An easy-to-grow treat for cats that also makes a soothing herbal tea. Approx. 700-800 seeds/packet.
A mint relative, catnip is quick and easy to grow. It makes an exciting treat for feline companions, but it’s also an attractive ornamental with a sweet, mild mint scent and fragrant flowers. Catnip is used in traditional teas and medicines as a calming agent.
- Germination: 5-12 days
- Harvesting: 50-60 days to harvest. Cut stem and use fresh, or strip leaves and air-dry. Be sure to dry in a closed room or vented container if you have cats!
- 15 in. spacing, 12-30 in. height
- Light requirements: medium
- Nitrogen requirements: medium