<![CDATA[Burpee Community - ]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/363/keeping-mint-under-control en-US Burpee //d1l316k04n1hna.cloudfront.net/static/images/burpee-favicon.png 16 16 Burpee http://www.burpee.com/community/ <![CDATA[Re: Keeping mint under control]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/363/keeping-mint-under-control?commentid=1272  

Mint can be a terrible weed spreading both by the stems and by roots. Many plant mint in a container and sink the container into the garden.  You may need to use an herbicide to irradiate the invader. Check with your county extension service for recommendations in your area.

http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/363/keeping-mint-under-control?commentid=1272 April 23, 2012
February 10, 2013 February 10, 2013 <![CDATA[Re: Keeping mint under control]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/363/keeping-mint-under-control?commentid=1633 Grow the mint in large pots.  Mint is highly invasive and the pot will keep it contained.  Use plastic pots not terra cotta pots.


http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/363/keeping-mint-under-control?commentid=1633 February 10, 2013