Mint, Spearmint

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Description

Spearmint has strong flavor and fragrance that is released with simple bruising. It’s the best mint variety for hot and cold drinks. Toss bruised leaves into ice water for a refreshing summer drink or add to iced tea. Spearmint is favored for flavoring beverages such as mojito.

Plant Details

Plants

Latin Name:
Mentha spicata
Plant Type:
Perennial Herb
Care :
Best planted in moist, fertile soil.
Light Requirements:
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Shade
Habit:
Upright, bushy, spreading habit.
Plant Height:
12-18 inches
Plant Width:
18-24 inches
Foliage:
Green, fragrant leaves.
Bloom:
Pale blue-violet flowers bloom in summer.
Zone:
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
Special Features:
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Edible
  • Fragrant
  • Container Use
  • Low Maintenance
  • Fast Growing
  • Cut/Dried Flower