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Orange Mint – THIS IS A TEA PLANT!!! Contains an Orange Bergamot flavor and fragrance! We have used Orange mint for homemade “Earl Grey” Tea. Mix with other herbs for more variations of tea!! Can be grown INDOORS in a pot on a well-lit windowsill. Distinctive round foliage, and white flowers. EASY, low maintenance!!  


(Mentha x pipenita citrata)

USE and STORAGE:


The more you harvest, the more it will bush out and produce!

USES: Tea, Cooking


Orange Mint may be used

1. Immediately after harvest,

2. Mint may be frozen for winter months (for use in cooked dishes)


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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