Mint Moroccan

£2.50

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Description

Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Mentha spicata


Common Name: Spearmint



Hardiness Zone: 5a – 9b


Hardiness Degree: -20°F (-28.9°C)


Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer


Plant Habit: Spreading


Characteristics: Heat Tolerant



Water: Medium



Fertilize: None or when needed only


Spacing: 36 – 48″ (91 – 122cm)


Height: 24 – 32″ (61 – 81cm)


Width: 14 – 18″ (36 – 46cm)


Exposure: Sun



General Information: Aromatic foliage adds a classic mint flavor to foods. Excellent for mint juleps, tea flavorings, and to make mint jelly to serve with lamb. Mints are vigorous spreaders and should be contained; plant in containers sunk into the ground.