Catnip (Nepeta Cataria) - 250 Heirloom/Non-GMO Seeds

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$1.85 $3.70

Catnip (Nepeta Cataria) - 250 Heirloom/Non-GMO Seeds

•Bee Friendly
•Butterfly Friendly
•Hummingbird Friendly
•Non GMO
•American Grown Seeds
•USDA Zones: 3-8

Description:
Catnip is bringing into your garden and balcony a fresh ravishing scent-oasis which its lemony smell charming the senses. Furthermore, Catnip belongs to the healing plants and will in a natural way take care of respiratory problems and infections with its antibacterial effects. With the proper care instruction, Catnip can fill your surroundings with its colorful blossoms over many years, thus creating a summer-freshness.

Medicinal Properties:
Catnip tea is useful for colds, flu, and fevers, especially in children. It is also given for stomach aches, headaches, and hyperactivity. The tea has mildly calming, sweat-releasing, and digestion-promoting effects. For adults, it is slightly sedative and digestive. It has demonstrated a mild sleep-promoting effect in some laboratory tests.
Cats are highly stimulated by the herb.

Planting Instructions:
Start indoors near a sunny window 6 weeks before transplanting or sow directly into the garden after the last frost. Loosely cover with soil. 1/8" depth. 1 seed every 2".

Season: Perennial
USDA Zones: 3-8
Height: 24 inches
Bloom Season: Summer
Average Germ Time: 7-14 days
Light Required: Full sun
Watering: Keep moist
Seeds per Plant: 1 seed every 2 inches
Plant Spacing: 12 inches
Row Spacing: 18 inches

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