Candy Lime Mint
Mentha 'Jim’s Candy Lime'
A superb sweet lime aroma with all sorts of possibilities for the kitchen. Try it in candies, cookies, cakes, salads, and seafood. Interestingly, the sweet lime aroma of fresh-cut leaves actually gets stronger when stored overnight!
Water: Water regularly, do not overwater
Hardiness: Frost Hardy
Habit: A hybridized herbaceous perennial that spreads by underground rhizomes. Can be invasive. Best in a pot.
Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: Can grow almost anywhere
Origin: Westerfield hybrid from Freeburg, Illinois