PEPPERMINT - Mentha piperita
PEPPERMINT - Mentha piperita
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(P/2")(FS/PS) Z4-9 A sprig of fresh peppermint leaves goes hand in hand with a wedge of lemon and ice tea. Brew a cup of soothing hot tea from the fresh or dried leaves. Peppermint is traditionally used to make mint jelly to serve with lamb dishes. Plant where it can be kept cut low and walked on for a special treat. Peppermint started by seed is easy, but the offspring do not have the quality of fragrance and flavor as plants started by cuttings. See our mint selection in the live plant section. We also sell this as a dried bulk herb