Thursday, 5 December, 2019

Day: May 10, 2016

Nepeta

Nepeta Nepeta is a genus of flowering plants in the family Lamiaceae also known as catmints. The genus name is reportedly in reference to Nepete, an ancient Etruscan city. There are about 250 species and is native to Europe, Asia, and Africa, and has also naturalized in North America. The nepetalactone contained in some Nepeta species binds to the olfactory receptors of cats, typically resulting

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