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Mint, Kentucky Colonel

Short Description

The basis for the famous little ole southern drink.

Full Description

Menta spicata, full sun, perennial plant hardy to zones 5-9, leaves are used to make jelly, herbal teas and iced drinks.

Product properties

Sun The amount of sunlight this product needs daily in order to perform well in the garden. Full sun means 6 hours of direct sun per day; partial sun means 2-4 hours of direct sun per day; shade means little or no direct sun.

Full Sun, Part Sun

Life Cycle This refers to whether a plant is an annual, biennial or perennial. Annuals complete their life cycles in one year; biennials produce foliage the first year and bloom and go to seed the second year; perennials can live for more than two years.

Perennial

Height The typical height of this product at maturity.

24 inches

Spread The width of the plant at maturity.

24 inches

Additional Uses Additional ways in which the product may be used in the garden.

Container Plant

Planting Time The recommended time of the year in which this product should be planted.

Fall, Spring, Summer

Restrictions:

Item 21208 cannot ship to: AE, AK, AP, AS, CN, FM, GU, HI, MH, MP, PR, PW, VI, WY
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Sun
Full Sun, Part Sun
Life Cycle
Perennial
Height
24 inches
Spread
24 inches
Additional Uses
Container Plant
Planting Time
Fall, Spring, Summer
Thin
7 inches