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Herb Mint Mentha requienii 'Corsican'

Mint

Mint is an accent herb used for its culinary, medicinal, and aromatic properties. Corsican Mint, like other mints, is a perennial herb that is wonderful for cooking or as a garnish. This 4-6” tall herb may have small delicate leaves, but don't let it fool you, it has a potent mint aroma and grows vigorously. Corsican spreads and roots through its trailing stems so this lovely mint is excellent for use as a groundcover! Use its flavorful leaves with veggies or try it in a delicious Mint Julep.   

 

Height

4-6 Inches

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Spread

6-12 Inches

Homeowner Growing
& Maintenance Tips

Corsican Mint prefers partial shade to shade and moist soil. Corsican Mint grows and spread vigorously, rooting through its stems as it trails. If you don't want groundcover, you may want to put this beauty in a container.

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Interesting Notes

  • Originates from the island of Corsica
  • Thrives in shade and damp soil where other plants may starve for sun

USDA Hardiness Zone 6-9

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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Mass Planting
Edging
Fragrant
Great Foliage
Border or Bed
Ground Cover
Container
Purchase Size(s):
1801 (4")
Exposure
Partial Shade
Shade
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist
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