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Nepeta fasssenii Whispurr™ Blue
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Nepeta fasssenii Whispurr™ Blue
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Nepeta fasssenii Whispurr™ Blue


Catmint

USDA Zone: 4-9

Plant number: 1.375.310


(=‘Balpurrlu’) This selection, part of the Whispurr™ Series, features small lavender-blue flowers that are densely clustered to form large plumes, blooming from May to September. Very popular with pollinators. The leaves are highly aromatic when crushed or bruised so an excellent addition planted along a garden path. Shear back the initial flower spikes for continuous bloom. Attractive to our feline friends. USPPP: unlicensed propagation prohibited.

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Nepeta fasssenii Whispurr™ Blue


Optimal Growing
Conditions
Appearance and
Characteristics
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
  Clay
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
  Acid
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Dry or
  Moist
Care Level
  Easy
Flower Colour
  Deep Blue
  Mauve/Lilac
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Early Fall
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Alpine & Rock
  Attracts Butterflies
  Attracts Hummingbirds
  Border
  Containers
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Fragrant
  Massed
Height
   60-70 cm
   23-27 inches
Spread
   45-55 cm
   18-21 inches
Foot Traffic
   None
Growth Rate
   Medium