Scientific Name: Mentha x piperita Common Name: Peppermint, Mint, Perennial Herb
Hardiness Zone: 3a – 7b
Spacing: 12 – 18″ (30 – 46cm) Height: 24″ (61cm) Width: 24 – 36″ (61 – 91cm) Exposure: Shade, Sun
General Information: Deliciously spicy scent – great for tea.
Peppermint makes a unique ornamental plant. It’s best as a dried herb with vegetables, as a garnish in sauces and combined with other herbs to make tea.