Nepeta faassenii 'Picture Perfect'


Photo courtesy of Swift Greenhouses

  • An early blooming Catmint
  • Large blue-purple flowers on a compact habit
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Rock Garden
Rock Garden

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow

No care plant 

Tolerates dry conditions

Height: 10-12 in
Spread: 22-24 in
Spacing: 22-24 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Blue, Purple
Zone: 3-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $35~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Fragrant
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Rock Garden
  • Focal Point
  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance
  • Mass Planting
  • Edging
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Full Sun


  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained