Strawberry Mint

Mentha spicata 'Strawberry'

The petite green leaves of this compact mint variety have a wonderful fruity scent and flavour and are delightful brewed into a hot or cold tea, or added to any recipe that calls for fresh mint! Its diminutive size makes it well suited for containers and hanging baskets, and its abundant edible flowers pull in pollinators of all stripes!

Water: Moderate

Hardiness: Frost Hardy

Habit: Spreading mat forming perennial grows to 2' tall

Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade

Soil: Nutrient rich soil

Origin: Europe and Southern Temperate Asia

Additional Characteristics: Edible Flower, Good in Containers

Strawberry Mint