|Zone:||4 - 9|
|Height:||18 - 24"|
General: Aromatic leaves have a sweet, strawberry-like fragrance. Leaves may be used fresh or dried. Mints are vigorous spreaders and should be contained; plant in containers sunk into the ground.
Culinary Uses: Lovely in fruit salads, makes an excellent tea, and the flowers themselves are edible.
Medicinal Uses: Used to relieve symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome, can be used to inhibit the growth of some types of bacteria, and can be used to freshen breath.
Ornamental Uses: A wonderfully scented herb that is reminiscent of strawberries with a fruit base. A compact plant with petite green leaves.
|Uses*:||Aromatic, Culinary, Deer Resistant, Edible Flowers|