Closely set, toothed leaves with a clearly spearmint flavour. Used to make certain types of tea in North Africa.
Height x Spread / Trail
60 x 45 cm
July - August
All Mints are ideal for tubs or pots, or in places where people will brush against the foliage to emanate the strong fragrance.
Prefers full sun, or partial shade with free-draining soil or compost.
A hardy plant which should survive normal winter conditions outside, especially if protected from the hardest frosts.
Benefits from frequent harvesting to encourage growth from the stems.
Suggested pot sizes to transplant plugs : 9cm : 11cm : 1 Litre