Mentha species LAMIACEAE
Mint grown from seed does not come true and produces plants which vary in flavor from spearmint to menthol mint to peppermint. For culinary use select your best plants for mint sauce, jelly, or tea. Medicinal: A cooling herb used for external inflammation. Internally it has spasmolytic, carminative, and expectorant actions.
Pkt. (0.05 g, 616 seeds)
[Culture: Perennial, zones 5-9/70?F/light-dependent germinator/14 days/transplant/sun/18" ht./6" apart]
Photography by Jude Della Terra
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 10 November, 2004.