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Mint, Chocolate Peppermint. (Mentha x piperita)


Perennial

Aromatic

Attracts Bees and Butterflies

Culinary

Medicinal
Height: 15 inches
Aspect: Sun or partial shade
Soil Type: Moist
Uses: Culinary
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
Description:

Mint, Chocolate Peppermint. (Mentha x piperita)

Mint, Chocolate Peppermint – Mentha x piperita

Mint, Chocolate Peppermint – Mentha x piperita is a very rich peppermint with attractive dark foliage.

Dark leaves with mauve flower spikes in summer that are attractive to pollinators.

Use for teas, or garnishing fruit cups and sweet dishes. Maybe add some to jazz up a summer drink or a cocktail.

Compact growth makes it a good mint for growing in pots and containers.

Medicinal uses too.

£2.20

Out of stock

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

Additional information

Weight.5 kg
Height

1 – 2 Foot

Life Cycle

Perennial

Colour

Pinks, Mauves, Blues

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly

Yes

Medicinal

Not Medicinal

Planting Position

Full Sun, Semi-Shade

Herbs for Tea

No

Ideal for Tubs & Containers

Yes but large container

Culinary Herbs

Desserts, Drinks, Garnish

Scented

Mint

Herb Group

Mint

A-Z

M

Width / Spread

Indefinite, Vigorous Spreader

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