Calamint Montrose White 1 GallonSold Out
Calamintha nepeta is a bushy, rhizomatous, perennial herb of the mint family that is native to Europe and the Mediterranean region. It typically forms a dense, indefinitely spreading, foliage mat with upright leafy flowering stems rising to 12-18” tall. Ovate, gray-green leaves (to 3/4” long) are very fragrant when crushed. Tiny, tubular, two-lipped, lilac to white flowers appear in axillary spikes (cymes to 15 flowers each) over a long June-September bloom period. Flowers are attractive to bees.
- Size: 1 Gallon
- Characteristics: Attracts Bees
- Light: Full Sun
- Zone: 5-9
- Height: 1'-1.5'
- Spread: 1'-1.5'
When planting, use Garden Gallery Plant Starter 10-50-10 to reduce transplant shock and ensure establishment. Continue with Garden Gallery All Gro 20-20-20 which provides an even balance of nitrogen, phosphorus and potash for fabulous foliage