A different type of catmint, with large yellow flowers and sweet scented foliage. Plants grow 2 to 3.5 feet tall and have fragrant sticky leaves. Blooms mid to late summer. Grows best under cool conditions with moisture retentive, slightly acidic soils, dry soils and hot summers will produce less attractive plants.
Nepeta govaniana is native to Pakistan and northern India, where it is found growing in open woodlands on moisture retentive soils.