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Mentha spicata - Spearmint


Mentha  Spearmint 
Common Name:Mint
Family Name:Lamiaceae

Growing

Light:
Sun
Moisture:
Moist
USDA Hardiness Zone:
3, 4, 5, 6, 7
AHS Heat Zone:
7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1

Appearance

Blooming Time:
Summer
Flower Color:
Blue, Purple
Foliage Color:
Green
Habit:
Upright
Garden Height:
36" (91 cm)

Availability


Produced From:
Vegetatively propagated (VEG)
Royalty Required:
No
Tag Required:
No
Product Form:
162-Cell Tray, 128-Cell Tray, 72-Cell Tray, 50-Cell Tray


Description

Spearmint-scented green leaves and purple-blue flowers in July to August. Fast-growing and considered invasive in some areas.

Uses:
Container, Front Border, Mixed Border
Attributes:
Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Fragrant Flowers, Fragrant Foliage