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Calamintha nepeta (Calaminth)

Type Herbaceous flower, Herb, Alpine, Culinary, Deciduous, Ground cover, Flowering
Form Low Growing or Spreading Plant
Size Low Border / Edging / Ground Cover Plant (up to 50cm height)
Colours Medium green Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Calamintha nepeta:

  • Suitable for container growing
  • Attractive form or foliage for all year interest

Weaknesses of Calamintha nepeta

  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils

Design & Plant Use for Calamintha nepeta:

  • Summer flowering herbaceous plant suitable for border planting
  • Ideal for planting within the herb garden
  • Herbaceous plant with culinary usage
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