Mentha x villosa
Extra good for, you guessed it… Mojitos! Deer avoid, bees adore, and butterflies love. This spearmint was brought to the United States just 10 years ago from Cuba, and is the very mint used for making Mojitos which originated there. Easily naturalizes.
Water: Water regularly, do not overwater
Hardiness: Frost Hardy
Habit: An herbaceous perennial that spreads by underground rhizomes. Can be invasive. Best in a pot.
Light: Full Sun to Dappled Shade
Soil: Can grow almost anywhere
Additional Characteristics: Deer Resistant