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Catnip

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Best known as stimulant for cats this perennial shrub also benefits humans. If mosquitoes are out we pick and bruise the fresh leaves then rub them over exposed arms and legs as a repellent.

 

Prepared and taken internally this herb also has sedative effects which has been used to treat digestive complaints, migraines, nervousness and insomnia.

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  • Plant - 95mm pot

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FamilyLamiaceae
OriginExotic
SizeSmall shrub (to 1m)
Decid/EvergrSemi-deciduous
Growth RateFast
UsesRepellent
UsesMedicinal
Sun ExposureFull sun
Life CyclePerennial
Frost ResistanceHigh
Wind ToleranceModerate
Dry ToleranceHigh
Flower ColourPurple
Aromatic FoliageYes
Flower SeasonSummer
Harvest SeasonYear round

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