Scientific Name: Nepeta cataria
Common Names: catswort, catwort, catmint
What is Catnip and where is it found?
Catnip is a leafy green perennial that can grow up to 3 feet tall. Catnip is generally found in Canada and USA.
What parts of Catnip are used and how is it prepared:
Catnip is loved by humans just as much as your feline. The leaves of the Catnip can be steeped or used in capsules (using Catnip powder).
Suggested dosage for Catnip tea is 2 teaspoons of dried Catnip with 1 cup of boiling water. Let it steep for 10 minutes and allow it cool down before drinking.