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Catnip (Nepeta Cataria)

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Catnip is used in remedies for colds, flu, and fever. Use the large leaves for bookmarks in your Book of Shadows. It is also great for love spells and sachets. It is also said to create a psychic bond between you and your cat.

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Catnip, Nepeta cataria (Lamiales: Lamiaceae)—A Closer Look
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Catnip: Its uses and effects, past and present - NCBI
Catnip (Nepeta cataria) is a perennial herb belong- ing to the mint family, Labiatae (1,2). It is also known as catnep, catmint, catrup, catwort, nip, nep, and field.
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Cats exposed to stuffed toys sprayed with catnip (Nepeta cataria) ex tract exhibited ... serotonergic facilitation of the catnip response, with a prominent voluntary.

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Catnip - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nepeta cataria, commonly known as catnip, catswort, or catmint, is a species of the genus Nepeta in the family Lamiaceae, native to southern and eastern ...
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