Mint, Spearmint

Mentha spicata 'Julep'

 

 

  • Very aggressive
  • Culinary uses are boundless
  • Use leaves fresh, dried, or fresh frozen

Details

The aromatic foliage of Mentha spicata 'Julep' adds a classic mint flavor to foods. Excellent for tea, mint juleps, cooking with peas or carrots, and making mint jelly to serve with lamb. Or snip a branch tip for a beautiful garnish. Mints are vigorous spreaders and should be contained; plant in containers sunk into the ground.

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Type:

Herb

Perennial

Sun/Shade:

Full Sun to Part Sun

Bloom Color:

White / Ivory

Hardiness Zone:

5 - 9

Height:

18-24 inches

Spread:

14-18 inches

Benefits:

Vigorous Growth

Fragrant

Deer Resistant

Rabbit Resistant

 
 
 
 

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