Growing Guide: Catnip

Plant Type:
Perennial Herb

Harvest Season: 
Summer, Fall

Like most mint varieties, Catnip will die back in the Winter (if there is freeze, of course) and return in the Spring!

Mature Size: 
Up to 4 ft. tall and wide

Soil & Moisture: 
Well-drained soil, drought-tolerant, low moisture

Light Requirements: 
Full Sun, Part Shade

Self-Fertile: 
Yes

Growth Rate: 
Fast, Very Fast

Zone Hardiness: 
Outdoors Perennial to Zones 3-9, Annual 9+; Patio/Greenhouse 4+

Propagation:
Grown from seed and ready to flower and harvest within the season.