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Spearmint

Product Description
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This versatile herb can be used in baking, vegetable and meat dishes, sauces, preserves, jellies and beverages. A great choice for home gardens, and hardy to Zone 3. Plants can be invasive if allowed to spread freely and should be planted in a container.  Water generously in dry weather. 

Latin Name: Mentha spicata

Seed Type: Open Pollinated

Online Code: 101349

Product Weight: 70 milligrams / Approximately 500-600 seeds

Plant Type: herb

Flavor: Cool and refreshing mint

Days to Harvest: 85 days

Days to Seed Germination: 7 to 16 days

Seed Planting Depth: 3 mm (1/8")

Row Spacing: 40 cm (16")

Plant Spacing: 40 cm (16")

Growing Height: 30-60 cm (12-24")

Planting Instructions: Start seed indoors 6-8 weeks prior to last spring frost. Harvest leaves as needed.

Suggestions: Plant can be invasive and should be restrained from moving into adjacent paths and lawns. Cut out bottom of a container. Dig hole in garden and insert container. Plant the Spearmint in the container.

Preparation Ideas: Brew fresh picked spearmint leaves from the garden with hot water and honey to taste.