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Herb Mint Peppermint


Perennial, Energizing Flavor

Mentha x piperita

Perennial herb. Tiny, lavender flowers. Strong mint scent and flavor. Blooms in summer. Grows 12-18” tall with spreading roots. Regularly harvest leaves. Teas, candy, liqueurs, and potpourri.

Placement: Plant in containers to control invasive quality.

Care: Full sun to part shade. Prefers a light, moist soil. Regular water use. Space 12-24” apart. Zones 3-11.


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