Height: 45cm x 45cm
Flowering Period: June - August
Aspect: Full sun or part shade
Soil Type: Well drained but reasonable soil.
Common Name: Grapefruit Mint
Annual, Biennial or Perennial: Perennial
Good for fruit salads and fruit desserts.
Good with Fish and Chicken
Makes great Iced Tea
Freeze leaves in Ice Cubes and add to drinks like Pimms.
Low-growing, spreading perennial mint with bright green foliage. They produce a lovely fresh, zesty 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.
Mentha x piperita f. citrata 'Grapefruit'
Available for pre order. You can order now for delivery in early Spring 2020.