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Japanese Catmint

Nepeta 'Blue Prelude' PP031901

Green foliage with a sea of blue flowers that are fragrant and loved by bees.

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms late spring, Blooms summer

Mature Height:

28-36 In

Hardiness Zone:

5-9 Find your zone

Exposure:

Full Sun

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Grow on at 64-68° F under long days with high light levels for flowering. Low moisture requirements, allow pots to dry down between watering. Once actively growing feed at 100-150 ppm N with each watering. Finishes in 8-10 weeks based on growing conditions. Plants benefit from pinching and can be sheared post flowering to re-bloom.

Plants Per Gallon: 1

Transplanting Instructions:

Plant in well draining professional potting soil keeping crown of plant at same level it was in the plug. Once potted, water immediately and apply a broad spectrum fungicide according to directions to avoid crown and root rot.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grown in sandy, well-drained soil in full sun.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.