Calamintha nepeta ssp. nepeta
Common name: Lesser Catmint
This plant has white flowers from mid-summer until the first frost.
If touched the foliage gives off a minty scent.
It is a perfect plant for attracting pollinators to the garden.
It was the 2021 perennial of the year.
A great choice for rock gardens.
Attracts butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds. Deer resistant.
Use in beds and borders.
Drought tolerant once established.
Exposure: Full Sun
Photos credit & courtesy of Walters Gardens Inc.