<![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.

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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.

 

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