Oct 06, 2020 · Curly spearmint (Mentha spicata var. crispa) Herb in 9cm Pot. Mint will thrive anywhere, preferring moist partly shady areas, and are easy to grow from cuttings or replanting of runners. To control spread, this herb should be planted in sunken bottomless containers and kept well watered to ensure good leaf production.
Mentha (also known as mint, from Greek μίνθα míntha, Linear B mi-ta) is a genus of plants in the family Lamiaceae (mint family). The exact distinction between species is unclear; it is estimated that 13 to 24 species exist.
Mentha aquatica (water mint; syn. Mentha hirsuta Huds.  ) is a perennial flowering plant in the mint family Lamiaceae . It grows in moist places and is native to much of Europe, northwest Africa and southwest Asia .
Mentha spicata 'Moroccan' The Moroccan mnt of Moroccan mint tea but a great all round strong culinary mint. This is a hardy vigorous darker-green mint at the strongest end of the flavour spectrum. Marries well with lamb, garlic, curries and vinegars.
Jan 05, 2022 · Mentha spicata: Spearmint is excellent for flavoring teas and salads and is one of the better mints to use as a landscape ground cover. It grows in zones 5 to 9. Mentha piperita citrata: Orange mint is one of the tangiest of the fruit-flavored mints. It grows in zones 4 to 11. Mentha suaveolens: Apple mint combines the flavors of apple and mint ...
Aug 23, 2018 · Lavender mint (Mentha x piperita 'Lavender') can grow to 3 feet tall and wide, with large, eye-catching flowers. The lilac blossoms are showy enough to make the plant a garden ornamental, and butterflies love them too. The gray-green leaves surprise you with purple undersides.
Mar 07, 2021 · As its Latin name Mentha × piperita f. citrata ‘Chocolate’ suggests, this plant is a cultivar of peppermint, which was selected from a cross between watermint, M. aquatica, and M. spicata, or spearmint.