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Mentha spicata

Spearmint, Mint

  • Spearmint-scented
  • Green leaves with purple-blue flowers
  • Perfect for cooking or as a garnish
  • Spearmint is best fresh
  • Harvest at bloom time
  • Offered in 4" presto pots

Plants are available seasonally based on demand. Please check availability to order.

Ball Landscape
Full Shade
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Additional Information about Mentha spicata

Spearmint-scented green leaves with purple-blue flowers. Spearmint is best harvested as soon as you see it bloom. Use its flavorful leaves with vegetables and in any Summer drink, especially mojitos.

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Mentha spicata

Water as needed all season to keep soil evenly moist, keeping your eye out for the first sign of wilt.
Wilting is a sure sign that your mint needs water.
Feed with a vegetable fertilizer to ensure your bountiful harvest.