Height: 45cm x 45cm

Flowering Period: June - August

Aspect: Full sun or part shade

Soil Type: Well drained but reasonable soil.

Common Name: Moroccan Mint

Hardiness: Hardy

Annual, Biennial or Perennial: Perennial


Culinary Uses

The best mint for making tea.

Good for making mint sauce.

Flowers are edible.


Medicinal Uses

To relieve symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome.

Good to freshen breath.

Can be gargled to relieve a sore throat.

Crushed it can be used on your temples to ease a headache or put directly onto insect stings.


Low-growing, spreading perennial mint with bright green foliage.  They produce a lovely, strong mint scent when crushed.  Clusters of mall lilac flowers which are very attractive to pollinators. As with most mints it is best restricted in a bottomless pot in the garden.




As with all alternative medicines and plants with purported medicinal benefits it is important to inform your health care providers that you are using them.  No liability is accepted for any side effect or contingency from any allergy or any other cause or harm that may arise.  If in doubt always consult a medical practitioner before using them.






Mentha spicata var crispa 'Moroccan'

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