Botanical mint, which is most closely aligned in flavour to peppermint, is a fast growing aromatic herb belonging to the Mentha family. Due to its prolific growth habits the plant is quick to become root bound in small pots - which will strangle its health - and so growing in larger pots is recommended.
When to Plant
Zone 1: September - April
Zone 2: September - May
Zone 3: Anytime
Zone 4: Anytime
Companion Plants Tomatoes & Cabbage, but best to grow alongside in its own container.
Approximate no. of seeds 250-300