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Apple Mint has sweet overtones and a mild fruit-like base!!!  Very ideal in tea mixes and Summer drinks. (Try Apple mint with Rosemary!) This is one of the milder mint plants.  Can be grown INDOORS in a pot on a well-lit windowsill. EASY, low maintenance!!  

Distinctive light colored foliage, and fuzzy underside! Long white spires.


(Mentha suaveolens)

*2017 available Plants - Check “Harvest Update” for current availability.


USE and STORAGE:


The more you harvest, the more it will bush out and produce! Pinch above the next leaf node and two more shoots will grow out!


USES:  Tea, Summer Drinks, Salads varieties


STORAGE:  Apple Mint may be used immediately after harvest. (Does not hold flavor when dried)


GARDENING CARE:


EASY:  YES!!! (very hardy perennial)


LIGHT:  Partial sun – full sun.  Can be grown indoors in well lit window.


SOIL:  Moderate - Rich


WATER:  Moist (mulching help retain moisture)


GROUND PLANING:  Yes


POTTED:  Yes


HEIGHT:  24’’


COMPANION PLANTING:  strawberries, broccoli, kale, cabbage,


NOTE: Do NOT plant mint near parsley or chamomile.



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