Nepeta 'Early Bird'

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Catmint

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

Gray-green, aromatic foliage with violet-rose blooms. Long bloom time on compact, well-branched plants. Very low maintenance for this reliable sun-loving Catmint.

Height

10-12 Inches

Spread

12 Inches

Color

Blue/Purple

Bloom Time

May-August

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Red-Leaved Thrift (Armeria maritima), Pink Chives (Allium schoenpraesum), Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum ), Double Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea), Variegated Cheddar Pinks (Dianthus ), Stonecrop (Sedum Sunsparkler® ), Blue Oat Grass (Helictotrichon sempervirens), Woolly Thyme (Thymus pseudolanuginosus)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Fragrant
Ground Cover
Cut Flowers
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Gray-Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist but well-drained
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