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Synonyms for catnip

hairy aromatic perennial herb having whorls of small white purple-spotted flowers in a terminal spike

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You can grow your own catnip using commercial kits.
Teacup Fluffs for cats are cute, super squishy and stuffed with top-quality, organic, U.S.-grown catnip. Each toy pops from its colorful packaging, which has an illustrated story on the back.
Catnip, which is part of the same family as mint, grows in the wild in many parts of the world.
French marigold and catnip volatile compounds were collected in oven bags (355 x 508 mm; Reynolds, USA) using a dynamic headspace sampling method (Raguso & Pellmyr 1998; Oruna-Concha et al.
OurPets Corknip toys blend natural cork with catnip to create a toy that's incredibly exciting for cats.
Acquired by Sundance Selects on the eve of a fall festival run, this gently moving portrait should be catnip for music buffs and other artistically minded viewers.
It's made of juice from Cabernet grapes, Vitamin C, and catnip. So while cats wouldn't get drunk with this cat wine, they might go berserk with catnip (that is if these dry leaves are actually addictive to cats).
Try Out Catnip Oil Believe it or not, the essential oil in catnip, nepetalactone, repels mosquitos more effectively than DEET.
Plant-based chemicals that are low in toxicity, such as those found in catnip, are being used as experimental treatments.
When police searched his villa, they found these pharmaceutical drugs as well as a bag of catnip. They thought it was marijuana.
A subject on which everyone has an opinion and acts as the indus- try equivalent of catnip. Advertising types go a little crazy when the subject is raised.
The title implies that the magical cats are at the center of the plot, when, in fact, they are rarely visible unless one of the supporting characters is feeding them catnip. When the cats finally take an active role, their participation seems contrived and unnecessary.
Sources say Gaga and Slovenian-born Zizek - who like Salman Rushdie seems to be intellectual catnip to beautiful women and who was once married to Argentine model Analia Hounie - spent time together discussing feminism and collective human creativity.