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Mint, After Eight (Mentha piperita)

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Mint, After Eight – Mentha piperita is a strong, dark, pepperminty mint. Delicious scent but ignore the name as it can be enjoyed at any time! Dark leaves with mauve...

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28 in stock

Height: 18 inches
Aspect: Sun or partial shade
Soil Type: Moist
Uses: Culinary and attracts insects
Care: Cut back after flowering. Ideally, lift, clean and divide root runners every autumn
Usually available: All year but usually March to September
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Hardiness: LEVEL 1 - see 'Description' tab below

Product Description

This plant is grown in a 4″ (10cm) pot. It is ready to be placed (weather permitting) into it’s final position. You will receive an instruction label which gives you further cultural instructions.

Note: If the Plant is in season but not in stock it may be available in small quantities. please contact us for stock. Read more on availability here

This plant is LEVEL 1 – Fully hardy UK wide

These levels are determined by Norfolk Herbs and are to be used simply as a guide. Our levels go from 1 (fully hardy) to 6 (requires a heated environment over winter).

Additional information

Weight.5 kg

1 – 2 Foot

Life Cycle



Pinks, Mauves, Blues

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly



Not Medicinal

Planting Position

Full Sun, Semi-Shade

Herbs for Tea


Ideal for Tubs & Containers

Yes but large container

Culinary Herbs

Desserts, Drinks, Garnish



Herb Group




Width / Spread

Indefinite, Vigorous Spreader

1 review for Mint, After Eight (Mentha piperita)

  1. aaronnorton1990 (verified owner)

    smells very sweet and similar to peppermint, bees and hoverflies love the flowers, makes a lovely tea, the best scented plant in my garden

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