Mint grown from seed does not come true and produces plants which vary in flavor from spearmint to menthol mint to peppermint. For culinary use select your best plants for mint sauce, jelly, or tea. (Mentha sp.)
Medicinal: A cooling herb used for external inflammation. Internally it has spasmolytic, carminative, and expectorant actions.
Growing instructions: Perennial in zones 5-9. Germination at 70°F in 14 days. A light-dependent germinator. Transplant. Full sun. Grows 18" tall. Space 6" apart.
Packet: 0.05g - approximately 616 seeds