Nepeta x 'Junior Walker'

Junior Walker Catmint

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

The non-reseeding progeny of 'Walker's Low'. This low-growing, compact catmint packs a punch of lavender-blue flowers from late spring through summer over aromatic blue-green foliage. Its tidy habit is ideal for mixed containers, the perennial border, and along paths and walkways


More About Nepeta x 'Junior Walker'

  • a Star Roses and Plants introduction

The gray-green foliage of many catmints blends well with other plants. Combined with the long lasting, dark blue flowers developing in mid-summer, this is an excellent edging plant for the mid-back border. 


Height:

14-18 in

Spread:

1-3 ft

Hardiness Zone:

5-7

Nepeta x 'Junior Walker' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Cottage Garden
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Specimen
  • Edging
  • Fragrant
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Ground Cover
  • Unique Foliage/Foliage Color
  • Dried Flower
  • Mass Plant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Re-bloomer
  • Summer
  • Late Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Needs well drained soil

Flower Color

  • Blue
  • Lavender