Mentha piperita Open Pollinated

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  • Perennial 50cm
  • Culinary and medicinal herb
  • Peppermint flavour

Standard seed packet, 100 seeds

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'Peppermint' seeds

Mentha piperita

  • Perennial 50cm
  • Culinary and medicinal herb
  • Peppermint flavour

Perennial growing to 50cm. Spreading habit. Green leaves with strong peppermint flavour; can be eaten raw or cooked, commonly used in drinks, desserts, teas, salads, sauces and as a garnish. Can be grown in containers. Also has medicinal uses.

Seeds per gram: 12000
Product code: F3-20

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Quick Sowing Guide
Method Raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 1mm
Season Spring and autumn
Germination 10-14 days @ 13-18°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Hardy Perennial
Plant Spacing 30cm
Plant Height 50cm
Position Part or full sun, moist soil
Days Until Maturity 85-95 days

*Notes: Leaves have best flavour before the plant flowers. Can be invasive. Can be grown in containers. Does best in part shade. Pick leaves as required.

How To Grow



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**We will replace all orders that are lost or damaged in transit however we will not replace or refund orders simply because they were delivered later than estimated. Full details here.


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