Junior Walker™ Catmint

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Graceful, airy, and lacy, the Junior Walker™ Catmint (Nepeta x faassenii 'Novanepjun') has what it takes to survive beautifully in any landscape! Snipe a few of the airy blooms as bouquet filler, or watch as they are smothered in butterflies and bees all growing season!

Covered in airy, lacy and graceful drifts of blue flower spikes, rising above the compact, mounds of sage-green, soft, and fuzzy leaves in early summer! Top to bottom these smaller-statured plants have highly aromatic gray-green foliage!

A miniature form of Walker's Low Catmint that is sterile and non-invasive, Junior Walker™ thrives in nearly all conditions, these herbaceous perennials are repeat bloomers that put on an encore show! Hardy throughout USDA growing zones 5 to 9, there's little that bothers these tough ornamental flowering plants!

How to Use Junior Walker™ Catmint In The Landscape

Delicate and tough, Catmints are perfect for Perennial borders and Rock gardens, Cottage and Cut flower beds, as well as rows along hot, sunny pathways. Your Wildflower and Pollinator gardens will be fluttering with wings with these blooms that are irresistible to butterflies!

The long-bloom time of these easy-growing plants are naturals in pots! Container and planter-sized perennials like these look gorgeous spilling over edges and act as lacy fillers, complimenting all other kinds of plants!

Plant in drifts on slopes, roadside hell strips, or en masse where nothing else wants to grow. Catmints are beautiful in masses and perfect border-sized plants along your drive or on the sunny balcony and patio!

  • Soft Gray-Green Foliage
  • Spikes of Airy Lavender-Blue Flowers
  • Fragrant Top to Bottom!
  • Spreading, Compact Ornamental Perennial
  • Attracts Butterflies & Pollinators!
  • Water-wise, Xeriscaping, Firescaping!

#ProPlantTips For Care

Full sun-loving Junior Walker™ handles poor, rocky, gravel, or even clay, Catmint are traditionally also very drought and pollution-resistant plants! Plant without a worry in any type of well-drained soil! Deer and rabbit resistant as well, not much in the way of pests or diseases bother these incredibly versatile and adaptable perennials except wet soil! Water enough to establish new plants, plus supplemental water during extended drought and to protect your investment! Great for fire-wise landscaping and xeriscaping dry sites in airy texture! Shear after the first wave blooms to encourage a second flush, and again in late winter to clean up the mounds.

  • Full Sun
  • All Soil Types Except Wet
  • Drought Tolerant & Urban Conditions
  • Deadhead To Promote Rebloom
  • Shear Late Winter
  • Deer & Rabbit Resistant

Order your own flowing, hardy and beautiful Junior Walker™ Catmint at Nature Hills today!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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To obtain a more accurate shipment time-frame, simply enter your zip code in the “Find Your Growing Zone” box to the right. Our plants are grown all over the country and lead time on items may be different because of this. Once your order is placed, you will also receive the specific shipment time-frame information as part of your order confirmation. Once an item ships, you will receive shipment notification and tracking numbers, so you can follow along while your plant travels to your doorstep. We use FedEx, UPS, or USPS at our discretion.

Due to winter weather we have put a hold on shipping to the areas shown below in grey. You can still order now and we will ship the plant to you during an appropriate time for your zone.

*If you have found your zone already, it will be highlighted in the table below.
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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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Junior Walker™ Catmint Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-9
Growing Zones 5-9
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Nepeta x faassenii 'Novanepjun'
Type Perennial
Mature Height 12 - 18 inches
Mature Spread 2 - 3 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well Drained
Moisture Moderate to Low
Growth Rate Medium
Foliage Color Blue-Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time Late Winter
Fragrant Yes