Catnep ( Catmint) Perennial Herb Plug Plants Pack x6
10 in stock
Cats find this plant completely irresistible.
It is used in their toys to make it even more fun for them.
We can also use it too, it makes an excellent tasting tea.
It can also be used in cooking sparingly as it tends to have quite a bitter flavour to it.
A herbal tea can produced using, 1/2 of a cup of dried catnep 3/4 of a cup of dried chamomile 1 cup of dried lemon balm 1/4 cup of dried mint 1.4 cup of dried lemon grass
Mix the herbs thoroughly, and store in an air tight container. For a cup of tea, use 2 tsp in a cup of boiling water. Steep for 5 minutes and strain out the herbs.
Leaves be rubbed on meat to add flavour and shoots can be used in salads. The leaves contain vitamin C and can be used to soothe colds and fevers as catnep induces sleep.
Can be used for headaches and upset stomachs, also applied externally will soothe scalp irritations.
Pack of six plug plants