mint - Thai

Thai mint - Mentha arvensis 'Thai'

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9cm pot £5.99
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Buy mint - Thai Thai mint - Mentha arvensis 'Thai': A culinary herb with spice notes

This herb dies back to below ground level each year in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring.

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: humus-rich, moisture retentive soil
  • Rate of growth: fast
  • Flowering period: July to August
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    ‘Thai’ has fragrant, minty foliage and attractive lilac flowers in summer that are popular with pollinators. The slightly spicy leaves with tones of caraway will add flavour to a range of dishes from curries, stews to soups and salads.

  • Garden care: When plants have finished flowering in summer, cut flowered shoots back to 5cm (2in) above the surface of the compost. Mint is vigorous in the garden so restrict excessive growth by planting it in a large pot and keeping it well watered.

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